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image of A System of Rapid Transit for the City of New York. Proposed by E. Wegmann, Jr. and C. J. Bates, Civil Engineers. New York

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Wegmann, Edward and Charles Jarvis Bates, A System of Rapid Transit for the City of New York. Proposed by E. Wegmann, Jr. and C. J. Bates, Civil Engineers. New York: Metropolitan Job Print, 38 and 40 Vesey Street, 1890. 8vo, 8 pages, three fold-out plate diagrams. 23.3 cm. Collation: Paper wrapper; an advertisement for The Design and Construction of Masonry… Read more
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image of Twenty-three Unused Surviving Double-Page Mechanical Engineering Etchings in an Album.

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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… Read more
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image of INTERIOR OF THE MAGNIFICENT NEW CRYSTALLPALACE AT SYDENHAM. A PRESENT. [1854]

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Peepshow. Interior of the Magnificent New Crystal Palace at Sydenham. A Present, c.1854, hand-colored, six-division peepshow, 15.5 cm x 18 cm; about 67 cm fully extended. A souvenir peep-show published to celebrate the move of the Crystal Palace from Hyde Park to Sydenham, which was scheduled to open May 1st, 1853, but in fact did not re-open until… Read more
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image of Dietzgen’s Field Book No. 403, Kept by A. Florio in the Construction Department of the Brooklyn Union Gas Company, from January 20, 1928 to May 5, 1928, for the Greenpoint Gasworks.

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Florio, A. Dietzgen's Field Book No. 403, Kept by A. Florio in the Construction Department of the Brooklyn Union Gas Company, from January 20, 1928 to May 5, 1928, for the Greenpoint Gasworks. Manuscript engineer's notebook, graphite, except for page 25 partially in ink, with one schematic hand-colored. Collation: [i; 1-108; 110 – 157; xv] 18 cm, publisher's leather over… Read more
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image of East Tennessee, Virginia and Georgia Railway Company List No. 14. List of Stations and Names of Agents.

East Tennessee, Virginia and Georgia Railway Company List No. 14. List of Stations and Names of Agents.

by [East Tennessee, Virginia and Georgia Railway Company] O’Brien, John F., General Superintendent and Flippen, T. D., Auditor.

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Published
Jan. 31, 1884
Edition
First
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[East Tennessee, Virginia and Georgia Railway Company] O'Brien, John F., General Superintendent and Flippen, T. D., Auditor. East Tennessee, Virginia and Georgia Railway Company List No. 14. List of Stations and Names of Agents. ETV&G Railway, Office of the Auditor, Knoxville, January 31, 1884. A broadside directory, listing the agents by name and by town for the East Tennessee… Read more
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image of Expériences de Physique, par M. Pierre Polinière, Docteur en Médecine.

Expériences de Physique, par M. Pierre Polinière, Docteur en Médecine.

by Polinière, Pierre,

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Published
1709
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Good
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First
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Good. A Paris, Chez : Jean de Laulne, dans la Place de Sorbonne, à lImage S. Jean. Claude Jombert, près des Augustins, à lImage Notre-Dame. Jacque Quillau, Imprimeur, rue Galande, aux Armes de lUniversité. 1709. Avec Approbation et Privilege. First edition. 17 cm. In-12 (8 +4); [iv ; 508 pages ; 10 plates]. Pasted onto the paste-down of the… Read more
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image of Technica Curiosa, sive Mirabilia Artis, Libris XII. Comprehensa; Quibus varia Experimenta, variaque Technasmata Pneumatica, Hydraulica, Hydrotechnica, Mechanica, Graphica, Cyclometrica, Chronometrica, Automatica, Cabalistica, aliaque Artis arcana ac miracula, rara, curiosa, ingeniosa, magnamque partem nova_antehac inaudita, eruditi Orbis utilitati, delectationi, disceptationique proponuntur.

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Near Fine. Norimbergae : Sumptibus Johannis Andreae Endteri, & Wolfgangi Junioris Haeredum, excudebat Jobus Hertz Typographus Herbipol. M. DC. LXIV. [1664]. Prostant Norimbergae apud dictos Endteros. First edition, 20 cm x 15.5 cm, Latin text. An imperfect copy in its contemporary vellum binding. In-4. Collation : [2 blank leaves; xl; 1044 pages; xiv; ii (publishers catalogue for Gaspar… Read more
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