Author:Frederick William Lanchester

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Frederick William Lanchester
(1868–1946)
British polymath who also published poetry under the pseudonym Paul Netherton-Herries
Frederick William Lanchester

Works[edit]

Books[edit]

As Paul Netherton-Herries[edit]

  • The Centenarian: a Lakeland story told in verse; Limited ed. of 640 copies. (1935)
  • A King's Prayer and Other Poems; published by the author for private circulation (1936)

Papers[edit]

  • III. The radial cursor: a new addition to the slide-rule (1896) The London, Edinburgh, and Dublin Philosophical Magazine and Journal of Science, Series 5, Volume 41, Issue 248, pp. 52-59 [1]
  • XXXII. The pendulum accelerometer, an instrument for the direct measurement and recording of acceleration (1905) The London, Edinburgh, and Dublin Philosophical Magazine and Journal of Science, Volume 10, Issue 56, pp. 260-268 [2]
  • Tractive Effort and Acceleration of Automobile Vehicles on Land, Air and Water (1909) Proceedings of the Institution of Automobile Engineers, vol. iv., pp. 123–166 (Commons file)
  • Contra-Props, 11 December 1941 Flight magazine, pp. 418-419

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Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1924.


The author died in 1946, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 70 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.