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A curious, easy and very useful way to distil air and convert it to water, with the intention of creating copious fountains in places without springs (fig. XXIV-XXV).

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[A curious, easy and very useful way to distil air and convert it to water, with the intention of creating copious fountains in places without springs (fig. XXIV-XXV).]

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Title
A curious, easy and very useful way to distil air and convert it to water, with the intention of creating copious fountains in places without springs (fig. XXIV-XXV).
Additional title: Modo curioso facile, e utilissimo di distillare l'aria, e conuertirla in aqua, con un inuentione di fare fontane copiose in luoghi, ne quali non sia alcuna sorgente di aqua.
Names
Lana Terzi, Francesco (1631-1687) (Author)
Collection

Prodromo, ouero, Saggio di alcune inuentioni nuoue premesso all'Arte maestra, opera che prepara il p. Francesco Lana Bresciano della Compagnia di Giesv. Per mostrare li piu reconditi principij della naturale filosofia, riconosciuti con accurata teorica nelle piu segnalate inuentioni, ed isperienze sin'hora ritrouate da gli scrittori di questa materia & altre nuoue dell'autore medesimo. Dedicato alla Sacra Maesta Cesarea del imperatore Leopoldo I.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1670
Place: Brescia
Publisher: Rizzardi
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KB+ 1670 (Lana Terzi, F. Prodromo)
Topics
Inventions
Scientific equipment
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 8851349
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14387140
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1f22d160-c6b6-012f-46f6-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1631: Creator Born
  • 1670: Issued
  • 1687: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "A curious, easy and very useful way to distil air and convert it to water, with the intention of creating copious fountains in places without springs (fig. XXIV-XXV)." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f3ef-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A curious, easy and very useful way to distil air and convert it to water, with the intention of creating copious fountains in places without springs (fig. XXIV-XXV).