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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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Prodromo: ouero, Saggio di alcune inuentioni nuoue premesso all'Arte maestra, opera che prepara il p. Francesco Lana Bresciano della Compagnia di Giesv

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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).
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

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
Genres
Design drawings
Drawings
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
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
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

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)." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1670. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f3ef-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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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 October 14, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f3ef-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1670). 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). Retrieved from 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).