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Smith, James Edward, Sir, 1759–1828
The panorama of science and art : embracing the sciences of aerostation, agriculture and gardening, architecture, astronomy ... : the arts of building, brewing, bleaching, clockwork ... : the methods of working in wood and metal, applicable in annealing, boring and drilling, filding, grinding ... : and a miscellaneous selection of interesting and useful processes and experiments / by James Smith ; with forty-nine illustrative engravings by eminent artists ; in two volumes.
Liverpool : Printed at the Caxton Press, by Nuttall, Fisher, and Dixon, [1815?]
Physical Description:
2 v. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
T45 .S65 1815
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Engravings by Inigo Barlow, Samuel Porter, T. Dixon, James Davis, Lowry and Robert Hicks; after James Smith and H. Cooper.
Thomas Rickman's "Attempt to disciminate the styles of English architecture, from the conquest to the reformation" was first published in this title.
Plates variously dated from 1812 to 1815.
British Architectural Library. Early printed books, 1478-1840, 2422
Includes index.
BAC: British Art Center bound in sprinkled calf Cambridge-style binding.
Subject Terms:
Art and science.
Caxton Press -- Printer.
Industrial arts.
Nuttall, Fisher, and Dixon -- Publisher.
Engravings -- 1815.
Rickman, Thomas, 1776-1841. Attempt to discriminate the styles of English architecture, from the conquest to the reformation.
Barlow, Inigo, engraver.
Davis, James, engraver.
Dixon, T., engraver.
Hicks, Robert, active 1820-1836, engraver.
Laurie, Robert, 1755-1836, engraver.
Porter, Samuel, active 1792-1842, engraver.
Cooper, ill.

  • Mechanical exercises
  • Architecture
  • Building
  • Mechanics
  • Optics
  • Astronomy
  • Pneumatics
  • Hydrostatics and Hydraulics
  • Aerostation
  • Magnetism
  • Electricity
  • Galvanism
  • Chemistry
  • Dyeing
  • Bleaching
  • Brewing
  • Distallation
  • Agriculture
  • Gardening
  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Engraving
  • Miscellanies.

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