Category: Machines


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Le Diverse et Artificiose Machine1588 a cura di Gustina Scaglia, Adriano Caruga e Eugene S. Ferguson.

By: RAMELLI, Agostino.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: (Milan):, Edizioni il Polifilo, (1991)., 1991

360 x 248 mm. Large 4to. xl, 338, xlvii-lxxxviii pp. Illus., figs. Green cloth, dust jacket, slip case; lower case extremity split. Very good. Dust jacket present. View more info

MÃ¥rten Triewald's Short Description of the Atmospheric Engine, Published at Stockholm 1734; Translated from the Swedish with foreword, introduction and notes.

By: TRIEWALD, MÃ¥rten (1691-1747 ); Carl SAHLIN; Rhys JENKINS.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: London:, W. Heffer & Sons, 1928., 1928

Facsimile reprint. [Series]: Newcomen Society for the Study of the History of Engineering & Technology, Extra Publication no. 1. 8vo. xii, [5 leaves], 52 pp. Illus., including a beautiful folding plate 18 5/8'' by 12 ½'' large, list of works, index. Black-stamped cream printed wrappers. Burndy bookplate. Near fine. Mårten Triewald (1691-1747), "sometimes referred to as Mårten Triewald the Younger, was a Swedish merchant, engineer and amateur physicist...Tri... View more info

The Art of Water-Drawing, published by Henry Brome, at the Gun in Ivie Lane London 1659 and 1660. With introduction and a diagram by Rhys Jenkins.


Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cambridge:, for the Newcomen Society, 1930., 1930

230 x 170 mm. 8vo. xv, 41 pp. Frontis. Boards, printed title label; offsetting to endleaves. Very good. Facsimile of a rare book believed to be the earliest work by an English writer devoted to the subject and the first attempt at the classification and analysis of machines. View more info