The Mummy! A Tale of the Twenty-Second Century by Jane Webb Loudon:
Science Fiction Inventions, Technology and Ideas

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Automaton Steam Surgeon
Mechanized surgery.

Barrels of Air
A very early mention of a means for breathing once above the Earth's atmosphere.

Mail-Post Letter-Ball
A system of sending mail quickly from town to town via steam-cannon-powered hollow spheres.

Stage Balloon
A regular means of conveyance, like a train or carriage.

Steam-Propelled Moving Houses
Otherwise ordinary residences that move from place to place, powered by steam.

 

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