Mechanick-powers: or, the mistery of nature and art unvail"d
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Mechanick-powers: or, the mistery of nature and art unvail"d Shewing what great things may be perform"d by mechanick engines, in removing and raising bodies of vast weights with little strength, force; and also the making of machines, or engines, for raising of water, draining of grounds, and several other uses. Together with a treatise of circular motion artificially fitted to mechanick use, and the making of clock-work, and other engins. A work pleasant and profitalbe for all sorts of men, from the hightst to the lowest degree: and never treated of in English but once before, and that but briefly. The whole comprised in ten books, and illustrated with copper cuts. By Ven. Mandey and J. Moxon, Philomat by Venterus Mandey

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Published by printed for the authors, and sold by Ven. Mandey, next door to the Salmon in Bloomsbery Market, and James Moxon at the Atlas in Warwick-Lane in London .
Written in English


  • Physics -- Early works to 1800,
  • Mechanical engineering -- Early works to 1800

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Edition Notes

Other titlesMechanick-powers, Mechanick powers, Mistery of nature and art unvailed
GenreEarly works to 1800
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 1870:7
ContributionsMoxon, J.
The Physical Object
Pagination[12], 315, [5] p., 16 leaves of plate
Number of Pages315
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15419909M

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