Author:George William Manby

George William Manby
English author and inventor
George William Manby


  • Considerations on destructive fires and the means of prevention in future (1816)
  • Journal of a Voyage to Greenland, in the Year 1821 (1823) (transcription project)
  • Lecture, or essay on the most efficacious means of preserving the lives of shipwrecked sailors, and the prevention of shipwreck (1830)
  • An essay on the extinction and prevention of destructive fires with the description of apparatus for rescuing persons from houses enveloped in flames : together with an outline for the establishment of a preventive fire-police, &c. &c. (1830)

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