The metal was detected in the mineral strontianite, found at Strontian in Argyllshire, by Cruikshank in 1787, and by Crawford in 17 9 0; and the discovery was confirmed by Hope in 1792 and by Klaproth in 1793.
Several of Ainsworth's romances, illustrated by Cruikshank, first saw the light in Bentley.
Cruikshank concluded that it was an oxide of carbon, a fact which was confirmed by Clement and J.
Cruikshank was already experimenting with a process of electro-plating, and in 1837 Mr Spencer in England, and in 1838 Professor M.
Since then various editions of the Pilgrim's Progress, many illustrated (by Cruikshank, Byam Shaw, W.