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The whole Correspondence, for you to contain six volumes, is a landmark source for all historians of technology and expertise. approximately two-thirds of the letters during this 4th quantity are formerly unpublished. They trouble Faraday's paintings on such various issues as terrestrial and atmospheric magnetism, the electrification of lighthouses and the idea of telegraphic retardation, in addition to suggestion to the govt. at the warfare with Russia, his exclusion from the Sandemanian Church and his perspectives on desk turning. Correspondence with such figures as Thomson, Babbage, Brunel, Schoenbein and Whewell.

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182. Letter 2878. 183. Cantor (1991a), 201-5. 184. Letter 2894. 185. Letter 2895. 186. Letter 2500 and 2501. 187. Letter 3027. 188. Tyndall, Diary, 22 February 1854,5: 322. 189. Letter 2965. 190. D. (1990), 34. 191. Faraday to Martin, 12 June 1844, letter 1591, volume 3. 192. Letter 2871. 193. Letter 2887. 194. PRO ADM1/5632. 195. Lloyd, C. (1946). 196. Douglas and Ramsay (1908), 2: 340-2. 197. Letter 2947. 198. Letter 2495. 199. Letter 2478. 200. Drummond to Faraday, 16 December 1829, letter 416, volume 1.

See Grimwade (1982), 430-1. BARNARD, Frank (1828-1895, GRO): A nephew of Sarah and Michael Faraday. BARNARD, Jane (1832-1911, GRO): A niece of Michael and Sarah Faraday. Lived with them at the Royal Institution from at least 1851. 64. BATE, Bartholomew (1806-1895, GRO): Son of Robert Brettel Bate. BECQUEREL, Alexandre-Edmond (1820-1891, DSB): French physicist. BECQUEREL, Antoine-Cesar (1788-1878, DSB): French chemist who supported the contact theory of the Voltaic cell. liii BELL, Thomas (17924880, DNB): Dental surgeon at Guy's Hospital, 1817-1861.

The Managers thus declined Brodie's request for extra laboratory facilities and for an assistant93. This decision Brodie called "parsimonious and inconsiderate"94 which prompted Faraday to provide a robust defence of both the Managers and Brande95. The result of this was that Brodie XXXIV resigned and Brande was asked to take on the lectures again96 which he did until his retirement with help from other chemists including Bence Jones and August Wilhelm Hofmann97. With the retirement of Brande the question of who should succeed him and what role his successor should play became a matter of some urgency.

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