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Twenty-three Unused Surviving Double-Page Etchings in an Album. by  Luigi Pacinotti - First - 1845 - from G.Gosen Rare Books & Old Paper, ABAA, ILAB (SKU: 349)

Twenty-three Unused Surviving Double-Page Etchings in an Album.

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Twenty-three Unused Surviving Double-Page Etchings in an Album.: Meccanica architettonica e industriale con regole pratiche per le costruzioni, e per l’uso delle macchine, di Luigi Paccinotti, Prof. Di Fisica Technologica e di Meccanica Sperimentale nell’I. R. Università di Pisa.

by Pacinotti, Luigi

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Pacinotti, Luigi. Twenty-three Etchings in an Album. Unused Surviving Illustrations Intended for Meccanica architettonica e industriale con regole pratiche per le costruzioni, e per l'uso delle macchine, di Luigi Paccinotti, Prof. Di Fisica Technologica e di Meccanica Sperimentale nell'I. R. Università di Pisa. Bologna: Calcografia di Giovanni Zecchi; Incisori: P. Romagnoli, Casanova, F. Zecchi, B. Rosaspina; [1845]. Presumed first edition of these etchings. The untrimmed sheets measure 28 cm x 38 cm. Luigi Pacinotti (1807 – 1889) was Chair of Experimental Physics at the University of Pisa 1831 – 1840, when he then moved to the Chair of Technological Physics. With the exception of a slight printing defect on the recto of Tav. IV, the condition of these illustrations is fine. This stain does not affect the legibility of the image as it measures only 1.5 cm. The book is a bound album in marbled paper boards with a repaired vellum spine and corners. There is a three-word annotation on the lower backstrip in ink, in Italian. 29 cm x 21 cm.

Meccanica industriale:

Tav. I: Introduzione, P. Romagnoli, Incisore;

Tav. II: Disegno di macchine, Casanova, Incisore;

Tav. III: Centro di gravità, C. Casanova, Incisore;

Tav. IV: Macchine semplici, Casanova, Incisore;

Tav. V: Macchine semplici, Casanova, Incisore;

Tav. VI: Motori animati, P. Romagnoli, Incisore;

Tav. VII: Motori animati, F. Zecchi, Incisore;

Tav. VIII: Vento; Molle, P. Romagnoli, Incisore;

Tav. IX: Ruote, Idrauliche, F. Zecchi, Incisore;

Tav. X: Aqua, Ruote Idrauliche, F. Zecchi, Incisore;

Tav. XI: Ruote Idrauliche, Trombe, Stampata nella Calcografia di Giovanni Zecchi in Bologna; senza firma;

Tav. XII: Aqua, Macchine a Colonna d'Acqua, Trottola, F. Zecchi;

Tav. XIII: Macchine Idrauliche, P. Romagnoli, Incisore;

Tav. XIV: Machine [sic] Idrauliche, B. Rosaspina, Incisore;

Tav. XV: Ruote idrauliche – Organi meccanici, F. Zecchi, Incisore;

Tav. XVI: Organi meccanici, F. Zecchi, Incisore;

Tav. XVII: Trasmissione del Moto. Ingranaggio, F. Zecchi, Incisore;

Tav. XVIII: Organi Meccanici, F. Zecchi, Incisore;

Tav. XIX: Organi Meccanici, B. Rosaspina Incisore;

Tav. XX: Organi Meccanici, B. Rosaspina Incisore;

Tav. XXI: Macchine d'Agricoltura, F. Zecchi, Incisore;

Tav. XXII: Mestieri, F. Zecchi, Incisore;

Tav. XXIII: Macchine Metallurgiche, F. Zecchi, Incisore.

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Bookseller
G.Gosen Rare Books & Old Paper, ABAA, ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
349
Title
Twenty-three Unused Surviving Double-Page Etchings in an Album.
Author
Pacinotti, Luigi
Illustrator
Incisori: P. Romagnoli, Casanova, F. Zecchi, B. Rosaspina
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Edition
First
Publisher
Calcografia di Giovanni Zecchi
Place of Publication
Bologna
Date published
1845
Keywords
Pacinotti, Industrial Revolution, Physics, Experimental Physics
Bookseller catalogs
Science & Technology; Italian Books; Libri Italiani; Illustrated Books,; Etchings; Physics; Experimental Physics; Industrial Revolution;
Size
29 cm x 21 cm

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