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Creator:
Caus, Isaac de, 1590-1648.
Title(s):

Novvelle invention de lever l'eau plvs havlt que sa source auec quelques machines mouantes par le moyen de l'eau et vn discours de la conduite d'ycelle / par Isaac de Cavs.

Additional Title(s):

Theorique de la condvite des eaux.

Forces movvantes.

Nouvelle invention de lever l'eau.

Published/Created:
Imprime à Londre, 1644.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
TJ144 C37 N6 1644+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Based on Solomon de Caus' "Les raisons des forces movvantes auec diuerses machinies," Francfort, 1615. Includes description and illustrations of various musical automata and of a hydraulic barrel-organ.
Published by Moxon. cf. Brunet.
Wing C1528
Harris, E. British architectural books and writers. Cambridge [England] : Cambridge University Press, 1994,c1990. p. 460
BM (compact edition) v.5 658
Brunet v.1 1692
Includes head- and tail- pieces.
Pages 22 and 23 wrongly numbered 21 and 22.
Caption and running title, p. 4-16: Theorique de la condvite des eaux.
Running title, p. 17-32: Forces movvantes.
Subject Terms:
Fountains -- Early works to 1800.
Hydraulic engineering -- Early works to 1800.
Machine theory -- Early works to 1800.
Moxon, J. -- Publisher.
Form/Genre:
Woodcuts -- 1644.
Engravings -- 1644.
Contributors:
Caus, Solomon de, d. 1626. Raisons des forces movvantes auec diuerses machines.
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