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Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Concert overture, op. 49 (1880), by Tchaikovsky; written for the Moscow Exhibition, it commemorates Napoleon's retreat from Moscow in 1812 and incorporates La Marseillaise and the Tsarist...

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Coventry, John (1735–1812), maker of scientific instruments

Gloria Clifton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Instruments and Instrumentation Engineering. 736 words.

Coventry, John (1735–1812), maker of scientific instruments, was born on 2 April 1735 in the parish of Christ Church, Southwark, Surrey, the son of John and Mary Coventry. He married his...

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Dancer, John Benjamin (1812–1887), maker of scientific instruments

Ronald M. Birse.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Instruments and Instrumentation Engineering. 826 words.

Dancer, John Benjamin (1812–1887), maker of scientific instruments, was born on 12 October 1812 at 52 Great Sutton Street, London, the son of Josiah and Anna Maria Dancer. Josiah Dancer...

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Casella, Louis Pascal [formerly Luigi Pasquale] (1812–1897), maker of scientific instruments

Mari E. W. Williams.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Instruments and Instrumentation Engineering. 1194 words.

Casella, Louis Pascal [formerly Luigi Pasquale] (1812–1897), maker of scientific instruments, was born Luigi Pasquale Casella on 29 February 1812 in Edinburgh, the son of Pasquale Casella,...

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Belville, Maria Elizabeth (1811/1812–1899), school teacher

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P ublished online May 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Instruments and Instrumentation Engineering. 5 words.

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Tagliabue, Giuseppe

Deborah Jean Warner.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology; Science and Mathematics; Instruments and Instrumentation Engineering. 980 words.

Tagliabue, Giuseppe (10 August 1812–07 May 1878), instrument maker and inventor, was born in Como, Italy, the son of Caesar Tagliabue, a glass-blower (mother’s name unknown). His...

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Forster, Benjamin Meggot (1764–1829), mycologist and inventor of scientific instruments

G. S. Boulger.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology; Mycology and Fungi; Science and Mathematics; Instruments and Instrumentation Engineering. 317 words.

Forster, Benjamin Meggot (1764–1829), mycologist and inventor of scientific instruments, was born in Walbrook, London, on 16 January 1764, the second son of Edward Forster the elder...

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