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1Title:  A treatise on gun-powder; a treatise on fire-arms; and a treatise on the service of artillery in time of war : translated from the Italian of Alessandro Vittorio Papacino D'Antoni, Major General in the Sardinian Army, and Chief Director of the Royal Military Academies of Artillery and Fortification at Turin. By Captain Thomson, of The Royal Regiment of Artillery.   
 Creator:  Papacino d'Antoni, Alessandro Vittorio, 1714-1786. 
 Publication:  London : sold by T. and J. Egerton, at the Military Library, Whitehall, MDCCLXXXIX. [1789]  
 Extent:  xl,374,[2]p.,plates ; 8⁰. 
 Subjects:  Gunpowder - Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Wellcome Collection 
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2Title:  A bill to prevent the mischiefs which may happen by keeping too great quantities of gunpowder in any one place, Or carrying too great quantities of gunpowder together from one place to another.   
 Creator:  Great Britain. Parliament. 
 Publication:  [London : s.n., 1749]  
 Extent:  7,[1]p. ; 2⁰. 
 Subjects:  Gunpowder - Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Wellcome Collection 
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3Title:  Examen de la poudre   
 Creator:  Papacino d'Antoni, Alessandro Vittorio, 1714-1786 | Flavigny, Gratien Jean Baptiste Louisvicomte de, 1741-1803? | Edgar Fahs Smith Memorial Collection (University of Pennsylvania) 
 Publication:  M.-M. Rey, Amsterdam, 1773. 
 Extent:  [4] ., 240 p. 9 fold. plates. 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Gunpowder -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  University of Pennsylvania 
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4Title:  An act to prevent the importation of arms gunpowder, and ammunition, into this kingdom; and the removing and keeping of gunpowder, arms, and ammunition, with out license.   
 Creator:  Ireland. 
 Publication:  Dublin : Printed by George Grierson, printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty, 1793.  
 Extent:  27,[1]p. ; 8⁰. 
 Subjects:  Gunpowder - Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Wellcome Collection 
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5Title:  Esame della polvere: dedicato a sua sacra reala maestáa   
 Creator:  Papacino d'Antoni, Alessandro Vittorio, 1714-1786 
 Publication:  Nella Stamperia Reale, Torino, 1765. 
 Notes:  Signatures: e, e, A5-R3. Spine title: "Esame Della Polvere." 
 Extent:  [6], 264, [1] p. ; ill., 9 folding plates (engraved) ; 20 cm. 
 Subjects:  Gunpowder -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Science History Institute 
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6Title:  Examen de la poudre   
 Creator:  Papacino d'Antoni, Alessandro Vittorio, 1714-1786 | Flavigny, Gratien-Jean-Baptiste-Louisvicomte de, 1740-1783 
 Publication:  M.-M. Rey, Amsterdam, 1773. 
 Notes:  Signatures: A4-P4. Spine title: "Examen de la Poudre." 
 Extent:  [4], 240 p. ; ill., 9 fold. plates ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Gunpowder -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Science History Institute 
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7Title:  Examen de la poudre   
 Creator:  Papacino d'Antoni, Alessandro Vittorio, 1714-1786 | Flavigny, Gratien-Jean-Baptiste-Louisvicomte de, 1740-1783 
 Publication:  M.-M. Rey, Amsterdam, 1773. 
 Extent:  [8], 240 p. 9 fold. plates. 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Gunpowder -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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8Title:  An Act for preventing the mischiefs which may happen by keeping dangerous quantities of gunpowder in or near the cities of London and Westminster   
 Alt. Title:  Public General Acts. 1741-1742. 15 & 16 Geo.II.c.32   
 Creator:  Great Britain 
 Publication:  Printed by Thomas Baskett and Robert Baskett, London, 1742. 
 Notes:  On titlepage and at head of drop-head title: "Anno decimo quinto & sexto Georgii II. Regis." - Text in black letter. Last word of first line of text: "the"; first word of line below initial: "enacted"; last word of last full line of text: "of". Rare Book copy: No. 29 in a bound volume of titles. 
 Extent:  [2], 727-730 p. ; 30 cm. 
 Subjects:  Gunpowder -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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9Title:  Two orders of the Lords and Commons assembled in Parliament: concerning a committee of citizens, chosen and appointed by the Parliament to see that no gun powder be conveyed out of London, without speciall warrant from them, the Lord Generall, or both Houses of Parliament. Also authorizing them to search and examine what quantities of gun-powder is, or shall be in the hands of any merchants, grocers, or any others, within the City of London, and 20 miles about, and to sirze [sic] upon whatsoever shall be found, for use of the Parliament. Likewise to issue out warrants to such persons as they shall thinke fit, to search by land or water all suspitious carriages, packs, trunks, or other things wherein gun-powder may be probably carried, and to sieze upon all they so find. With the names of the said committee of citizens. Die Sabbathi, Decemb. 3. 1642. Ordered by the Lords and Commons assembled in Parliament, that these two orders bee forthwith printed and published. Iohn Browne Cler. Parl   
 Creator:  England and Wales Parliament. 
 Publication:  Decem. 5. Printed for Iohn Wright in the Old Bailey, London], 1642. 
 Notes:  Signatures: A⁴. Place of publication from Wing. Reproduction of the original in the British Library. 
 Extent:  1 online resource ([8] p.) 
 Subjects:  Gunpowder -- Early works to 1800 | Electronic books

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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10Title:  The art of gunnery   
 Creator:  Nye, Nathaniel, b. 1624 | Nye, Nathaniel, b. 1624 
 Publication:  Printed for William Leak, at the sign of the Crown in Fleetstreet, between the two Temple Gates, London, 1670. 
 Notes:  "A treatise of artificiall fire-works for war and recreation" (p.[57]-102) has special t.p. Signatures: A8*4B-F8C4a-f8g4(incl. front.) 
 Extent:  12 p.l., 88, 102, [2] p. : incl. front. (port.) illus., 3 fold. pl. : fold. table. ; 16 cm. 
 Subjects:  Gunnery -- Early works to 1800 | Gunpowder -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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11Title:  Esame della polvere: dedicato a sua sacra Reale Maestà   
 Creator:  Papacino d'Antoni, Alessandro Vittorio, 1714-1786 | Edgar Fahs Smith Memorial Collection (University of Pennsylvania) 
 Publication:  Nella Stamperia Reale, In Torino, 1765. 
 Notes:  Imprint date in roman numerals. Armorial device on t.p. Headpieces; initials. Page [2] (1st group) and last page blank. Signatures: [a]4 A-Q8R6. 
 Extent:  [8], 264, [4] p., [9] folded leaves of plates : ill. ; 21 cm. (8vo) 
 Subjects:  Gunpowder -- Early works to 1800 | Firearms -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  University of Pennsylvania 
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12Title:  A treatise on gun-powder ; A treatise on fire-arms ; and, A treatise on the service of artillery in time of war   
 Creator:  Papacino d'Antoni, Alessandro Vittorio, 1714-1786 | ThomsonCaptain 
 Publication:  Sold by T. and J. Egerton, at the Military Library, Whitehall, London, 1789. 
 Notes:  Translation of: Esame della polvere ; and, Dell'uso della armi da fuoco. Original Italian title of 3rd treatise not identified. 
 Extent:  xl, 374, [2] p., 24 folded leaves of plates : ill. ; 22 cm. (8vo) 
 Subjects:  Gunpowder -- Early works to 1800 | Firearms -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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13Title:  The sportsman's directory, or, Tractate on gunpowder, founded on a series of experiments: together with some remarks and suggestions on fire-arms : containing, I. the advantage of small-grained powder : II. the most simple and perfect method of proving its strength : III. the unnecessary expenditure of government powder : IV. advantages of a marine corps of artillery : V. cannon and corronades formed contrary to mechanical principles. VI. the principle on which guns burst : VII. muskets extremely defective. VIII. the principle of rifle barrels mistaken : IX. choice of guns for the sportsman, with many useful instructions on the art of shooting flying : X. on pistols, outlines of duelling : to which is added, a table of gun barrels, for the use of sportsmen, with their proper charges and killing diftances   
 Creator:  Montagu, George, 1751-1815 
 Publication:  Printed for R. Faulder, London, 1792. 
 Notes:  Errata: p. [viii]. Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  vii, [1], 152 p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 23 cm. (8vo) 
 Subjects:  Gunpowder -- Early works to 1800 | Firearms -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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14Title:  Esame della polvere: dedicato a sua sacra Reale Maest`a   
 Creator:  Papacino d'Antoni, Alessandro Vittorio, 1714-1786 
 Publication:  Nella Stamperia Reale, In Torino, 1765. 
 Notes:  Imprint date in roman numerals. Armorial device on t.p. Headpieces; initials. Page [2] (1st group) and last page blank. 
 Extent:  [8], 264, [4] p., [9] folded leaves of plates : ill. ; 21 cm. (8vo) 
 Subjects:  Gunpowder -- Early works to 1800 | Firearms -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Hagley Library 
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15Title:  Nouveaux principes d'artillerie   
 Alt. Title:  New principles of gunnery. French   
 Creator:  Robins, Benjamin, 1707-1751 | Euler, Leonhard, 1707-1783 | Lombard, (Jean Louis)M, 1723-1794 
 Publication:  Chez L.N. Frantin ... ; Et se trouve a Paris ; Chez Jombert fils aîní, A Dijon, 1783. 
 Notes:  Translation of: New principles of gunnery. Signatures: a¹⁰ A-2L⁸ 2M². Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  [4], xiv, [2], 538, x p., [2] folded leaves of plates : ill. (engravings) ; 21 cm. (8vo) 
 Subjects:  Ballistics -- Early works to 1800 | Gunpowder -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Hagley Library 
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16Title:  Rapport sur les poudres et salpêtres: fait au nom d'une commission spéciale   
 Creator:  Prieur-Duvernois, Claude Antoine, 1763-1832 | France Corps législatif (1795-1814). Conseil des cinq-cents. | Imprimerie nationale (France) 
 Publication:  Imprimerie nationale, Paris, an V, i.e. 1797] 
 Notes:  At head of title: Corps législatif. Conseil des cinq-cents. 
 Extent:  24 p. 20 cm. 
 Subjects:  Saltpeter -- Early works to 1800 | Gunpowder -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Hagley Library 
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17Title:  Two orders of the Lords and Commons assembled in Parliament: concerning a committee of citizens, chosen and appointed by the Parliament to see that no gun-powder be conveyed out of London, without speciall warrant from them, the lord generall, or both Houses of Parliament : also authorizing them to search and examine what quanities of gun-powder is or shall be in the hands of any merchants, grocers, or any others within the city of London, and 20 miles about, and to sieze upon whatsoever shall be found for the use of the Parliament : likewise to issue out vvarants to such persons as they shall thinke fit to search by land or water all suspitious carriages, packs, trunks, or other things wherein gun-powder may be probably carried, and to seize upon all they so find   
 Creator:  England and Wales Parliament. 
 Publication:  Printed for Iohn Wright, London], Decem. 5, 1642. 
 Notes:  Reproduction of original in Thomason Collection, British Library. 
 Extent:  [8] p. cm. 
 Subjects:  Gunpowder -- Early works to 1800 | Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642-1649 -- Sources

 
Collection:  Hagley Library 
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18Title:  The art of gunnery: wherein is described the true way to make all sorts of gunpowder, gun-match, the art of shooting in great and small ordnance, excellent ways to take heights, depths, distances, accessible, or inaccessible, either single or divers distances at one operation, to draw the map or plot of any city, town, castle, or other fortified place : to make divers sorts of artificiall fire-works, both for war and recreation, also to cure all such wounds that are curable, which may chance to happen by gunpowder or fire-works : this treatise is composed for the help of all such gunners and others, that have charge of artillery, and are not well versed in arithmetick and geometry, all the rules and directions in this book, being framed both with and without the help of arithmetick   
 Creator:  Nye, Nathaniel, b. 1624 
 Publication:  Printed for William Leak, London, 1648. 
 Notes:  "A treatise of artificiall fire-works for warre and recreation": p. [57]-102, has separate title page, dated London, 1647. 
 Extent:  [22], 88, 5-102 p., [5] leaves of plates (4 folded) : ill, port., diagrams, tables ; 16 cm. 
 Subjects:  Gunnery -- Early works to 1800 | Gunpowder -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Hagley Library 
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19Title:  The art of gunnery: wherein is described the true way to make all sorts of gunpowder, gun-match, the art of shooting in great and small ordnance, excellent ways to take heights, depths, distances, accessible, or inaccessible, either single or divers distances at one operation, to draw the map or plot of any city, town, castle, or other fortified place : to make divers sorts of artificiall fire-works, both for war and recreation, also to cure all such wounds that are curable, which may chance to happen by gunpowder or fire-works : this treatise is composed for the help of all such gunners and others, that have charge of artillery, and are not well versed in arithmetick and geometry, all the rules and directions in this book, being framed both with and without the help of arithmetick   
 Creator:  Nye, Nathaniel, b. 1624 
 Publication:  Printed for William Leak, London, 1670. 
 Notes:  Bookseller's advertisement: [2] p. at end. "A treatise of artificiall fire-works for war and recreation ...": p. [57]-102, has separate title page. 
 Extent:  [22], 88, 102, [2] p., [5] leaves of plates (3 folded) : ill., port., diagrams, tables ; 16 cm. 
 Subjects:  Gunnery -- Early works to 1800 | Gunpowder -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Hagley Library 
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20Title:  New principles of gunnery: containing, the determination of the force of gun-powder, and an investigation of the difference in resisting power of the air to swift and slow motions   
 Creator:  Robins, Benjamin, 1707-1751 | Curtis, W.S. 
 Publication:  Richmond Publishing Co. Ltd, Richmond [Surrey], 1972. 
 Notes:  Reprint of 1st ed., London, J. Nourse, 1742. 
 Extent:  [8], lvii, 95, [24] p., leaf. illus. 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Ballistics -- Early works to 1800 | Gunpowder -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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