THEATRVM
INSTRVMEN-
TORVM ET MA-
chinarum Iacobi Bessoni
Delphinatis Mathemati-
ci ingeniosissimi.

Cum FRANC. BEROALDI
Figurarum declaratione de
monstratiua.

LVGDVNI,
Apud Barth. Vincentium
Cum Priuilegio Regis.


M.D.LXXVIII.
Theatrum instrumentorum et machinarum

Smithsonian Institution Libraries
Digital Edition, 1999
 

Author:Besson, Jacques, Dauphinois.
Title:Theatrum instrumentorum et machinarum Iacobi Bessoni ... / cum Franc. Beroaldi figurarum declaratione de monstratiua [sic].
Published:Lugduni : Apud Barth. Vincentium ..., 1578.
Description:[24] p., 60 leaves of plates : ill. ; 42 cm. (fol.)
Subject:Mechanical enineering --Early works to 1800.
Machinery --Early works to 1800.
Other Authors: Béroalde de Verville, b. 1556.
Androuet du Cerceau, Jacques, fl. 1549-1584, engraver.
Boyvin, René, engraver.
Burndy Library, donor.
Other Titles:Theatrum machinarum.
Notes: Spine title: Bessoni Theatrum machinarum.
Original engravings designed by Androuet du Cerceau and others.
Plates l7, 35, 39, and 5l signed RB.
Signatures: A-B4 C4(ąC3).
Title within engraved, architectural border; head and tail pieces; historiated and decorated initials.
Privilege in French.
Descriptive Latin text engraved at the head of each plate.
Errata sic corrigito: p. [23].
Ms. notes in ink: p. [19].
References:NUC pre-1956 v. 51, p. 181-182.
Call Number:f TJ144 .B55 1578