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1Title:  The principles of mechanics: Explaining and demonstrating the general laws of motion, the laws of gravity, motion of descending bodies, projectiles, mechanic powers, pendulums, centers of gravity, &c. strength and stress of timber, hydrostatics, and construction of machines. A work very necessary to be known, by all gentlemen, and others, that desire to have an insight into the works of nature and art. Aand extremely useful to all sorts of artificers; particularly to architects, engineers, shipwrights, millwrights, watchmakers, &c. or any that work in a mechanical way   
 Creator:  Emerson, William, 1701-1782 | Burndy Library 
 Publication:  Printed for G. Robinson, London, MDCCLXXIII. [1773] 
 Notes:  Pref. signed: W. Emerson. 
 Extent:  x, [2], 284, [4] p., XLIII leaves of plates (fold.) : ill. ; 26 cm. (4to) 
 Subjects:  Mechanics -- Early works to 1800 | Mechanical engineering -- Early works to 1800 | Burndy Library Collection at the Huntington Library

 
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2Title:  Le mechaniche dell'Illustriss   
 Alt. Title:  Mechanicorum liber. Italian. 1581   
 Creator:  Monte, Guidobaldomarchese del, 1545-1607 | Pigafetta, Filippo, 1533-1604 | Burndy Library 
 Publication:  Appresso Francesco di Franceschi Sanese, In Venetia, MDLXXXI. [1581] 
 Notes:  Woodcut printer's device on t.p. Woodcut illustrations and diagrams. 
 Extent:  [8], 127, [1] leaves : ill. (woodcuts) ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Mechanical engineering -- Early works to 1800 | Mechanics -- Early works to 1800 | Statics -- Early works to 1800 | Burndy Library Collection at the Huntington Library

 
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3Title:  Le mechaniche dell'illustriss   
 Alt. Title:  Mechanicorum liber. Italian   
 Creator:  Monte, Guidobaldomarchese del, 1545-1607 | Pigafetta, Filippo, 1533-1604 | Burndy Library 
 Publication:  Appresso Euangelista Deuchino, In Venetia, MDCXV. [1615] 
 Notes:  Translation of: Liber mechanicorum. Pesaro, 1577. Title vignette; head-pieces, initials. 
 Extent:  [8], 240 p. : ill. ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Mechanical engineering -- Early works to 1800 | Mechanics -- Early works to 1800 | Statics -- Early works to 1800 | Burndy Library Collection at the Huntington Library

 
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4Title:  Le mechaniche   
 Alt. Title:  Mechanicorum liber. Italian. 1581   
 Creator:  Monte, Guidobaldomarchese del, 1545-1607 | Franceschi, Francesco de | Pigafetta, Filippo, 1533-1604 | Dibner, Bern | Volterra, Vito, 1860-1940 | Burndy Library 
 Publication:  Appresso Francesco di Franceschi Sanese, In Venetia, 1581. 
 Notes:  Woodcut vignette on t. p. (printer's device?) Woodcut illustrations and diagrams. Provenance: donated by Bern Dibner. 
 Extent:  [8], 127 p. : ill. ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Mechanical engineering -- Early works to 1800 | Mechanics -- Early works to 1800 | Volterra Collection | Burndy Library Collection at the Huntington Library

 
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5Title:  Guidi Vbaldi e marchionibus Montis De cochlea Libri quatuor. Superiorum permissu, et privilegii   
 Alt. Title:  De cochlea   
 Creator:  Monte, Guidobaldomarchese del, 1545-1607 | Berna, Andrea. | Volterra, Vito, 1860-1940 | Burndy Library 
 Publication:  Apud Euangelistam Deuchinum, Venetiis, MDCXV. (1615) 
 Notes:  Signatures: [pi]p2s A-Hp4s Ip2s K-Vp4s Xp2s P. 152-153 misnumbered as 154-155. "F. Andreas Berna minorita Conu. vidit, & ad verbum castigauit": p. 160. 
 Extent:  [4], 160 p. : ill., figs. ; 31 cm. (fol.) 
 Subjects:  Spirals | Mechanical engineering -- Early works to 1800 | Mechanics -- Early works to 1800 | Volterra Collection | Burndy Library Collection at the Huntington Library | Volterra Italian Collection

 
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6Title:  Scuola mecanico-speculativo-pratica: in cui si esamina la proporzione che háa la potenza alla resistenza del corpo grave, e la causa per la quale le suddetta potenza si estenda a maggior' attivitáa mediante la maehina [sic] ; opera utile all' uso civile, e militare ; necessaria ad ogni matematico, ingegniero, architetto, machinista, e bombardiere   
 Creator:  Scaletta, Carlo Cesare. | Burndy Library 
 Publication:  Per Constantino Pisarri, In Bologna, M. DCCXI. (1711) 
 Notes:  Errata on p. 188. 
 Extent:  [16], 188 p., 12 leaves of plates : ill., front ; 30 cm. 
 Subjects:  Mechanics -- Early works to 1800 | Statics -- Early works to 1800 | Mechanical engineering -- Early works to 1800 | Burndy Library Collection at the Huntington Library

 
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7Title:  Le mechaniche   
 Creator:  Monte, Guidobaldomarchese del, 1545-1607 | Deuchino, Euangelista | Pigafetta, Filippo, 1533-1604 | Dibner, Bern | Volterra, Vito, 1860-1940 | Burndy Library 
 Publication:  Appresso Euangelista Deuchino, In Venetia, 1615. 
 Notes:  Translation of: Liber mechanicorum. Pesaro, 1577. Title vignette; head-pieces, initials. Provenance: donated by Bern Dibner. 
 Extent:  [8], 240 p. : ill. ; 20 cm. 
 Subjects:  Mechanical engineering -- Early works to 1800 | Mechanics -- Early works to 1800 | Statics -- Early works to 1800 | Volterra Collection | Burndy Library Collection at the Huntington Library

 
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8Title:  Theatrum machinarum generale: Schau-Platz des Grundes mechanischer Wissenschafften, das ist, Deutliche Anleitung zur Mechanic oder Bewegungs-Kunst : darinnen nicht nur die fèunff einfachen Rèust-Zeuge und die dabey nèothigen Lehr-Sèatze deutlich erklèaret ... sondern auch die so genannten èausserlichen Krèaffte, als der Menschen, Thiere, Lufft, Feuer, Wasser, Gewichte und Federn, nebst ihren hierzu dienlichen Eigenschafften und behèorigen Machinen beschrieben werden   
 Alt. Title:  Theatrum machinarum   
 Creator:  Leupold, Jacob, 1674-1727 | Schaffler, Joachim Ernst. | Leupold, Jacob, 1674-1727 | Leupold, Jacob, 1674-1727 | Leupold, Jacob, 1674-1727 | Leupold, Jacob, 1674-1727 | Leupold, Jacob, 1674-1727 | Leupold, Jacob, 1674-1727 | Burndy Library 
 Publication:  Zu finden bey dem Autore und Joh. Friedr. Gleditschens seel. Sohn, Druckts Christoph Zunkel, Leipzig, 1724-1739. 
 Notes:  Publisher varies: v. 9, Zufinden bey dem Autore [Scheffler] und Bernhard Christoph Breitkopf, 1739; v. 8: Zufinden bey dem Autore und Joh. Friedr. Gleditschens seel. Sohn, 1727. Dedication to v. 9 signed: Joachim Ernst Scheffler. Vol. 6 in four parts, each with special t.p. Each volume also issued separately. Later sets also included J.M. Beyer's supplement titled: Theatrum machinarum molarium, 1735. Title-pages engraved, printed in red and black. With half-titles, head- and tailpieces, initials. Includes indexes; corrigenda in several volumes. 
 Extent:  9 v. : ill., plates, diagrams, plans ; 35-39 cm. (fol.) 
 Subjects:  Mechanical engineering -- Early works to 1800 | Mathematics -- Early works to 1800 | Hydraulic engineering -- Early works to 1800 | Mechanics -- Early works to 1800 | Weights and measures -- Early works to 1800 | Bridges -- Design and construction -- Early works to 1800 | Deep diving -- Early works to 1800 | Mathematical instruments -- Early works to 1800 | Burndy Library Collection at the Huntington Library

 
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