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Item Description: 2017. Ebook. Book Condition: New. 3 pages. Italian Lang:- Italian, Pages:- 3, It is an Ebook edition of the original edition published long back [1588]. We found this book important for the readers who want to know about our old treasure so we brought it back in ebook (pdf) format. These are scanned images of the original book in pdf format. We provide you the best available ebook for your ebook shelf. Once you place the order, you will receive a link to download the pdf file. An email will be sent shortly to your email address containing the download instructions. This is an Ebook. All sales final unless there is illegibility to text. Bookseller Inventory # 9999004579476

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Ramelli, Agostino, -approximately ,Gaultier, Le onard, -

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Item Description: 2017. Ebook. Book Condition: New. 723 pages. ita,fre Lang:- ita,fre, Pages:- 723, It is an Ebook edition of the original edition published long back [1588]. We found this book important for the readers who want to know about our old treasure so we brought it back in ebook (pdf) format. These are scanned images of the original book in pdf format. We provide you the best available ebook for your ebook shelf. Once you place the order, you will receive a link to download the pdf file. An email will be sent shortly to your email address containing the download instructions. This is an Ebook. All sales final unless there is illegibility to text. Bookseller Inventory # 9999007294250

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del capitano Agostino Ramelli . ; nellequali si contengono uarij et industriosi mouimenti, degni digrandissima speculatione, per cauarne beneficio infinito in ogni sorte d'operatione ; composte in lingua italiana et francese.

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Item Description: 2017. Ebook. Book Condition: New. ita Lang:- ita, It is an Ebook edition of the original edition published long back [1588]. We found this book important for the readers who want to know about our old treasure so we brought it back in ebook (pdf) format. These are scanned images of the original book in pdf format. We provide you the best available ebook for your ebook shelf. Once you place the order, you will receive a link to download the pdf file. An email will be sent shortly to your email address containing the download instructions. This is an Ebook. All sales final unless there is illegibility to text. Bookseller Inventory # HT00001886240

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del capitano Agostino Ramelli . ; nellequali si contengono uarij et industriosi mouimenti, degni digrandissima speculatione, per cauarne beneficio infinito in ogni sorte d'operatione ; composte in lingua italiana et francese.

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Item Description: 2017. Ebook. Book Condition: New. ita Lang:- ita, It is an Ebook edition of the original edition published long back [1588]. We found this book important for the readers who want to know about our old treasure so we brought it back in ebook (pdf) format. These are scanned images of the original book in pdf format. We provide you the best available ebook for your ebook shelf. Once you place the order, you will receive a link to download the pdf file. An email will be sent shortly to your email address containing the download instructions. This is an Ebook. All sales final unless there is illegibility to text. Bookseller Inventory # HT00002587824

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Ramelli, Agostino, -approximately ,Gaultier, Le onard, -

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Item Description: 2016. Softcover. Book Condition: New. 723 Lang: - ita,fre, Pages 723, Print on Demand. Reprinted in 2016 with the help of original edition published long back[1588]. This book is Printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Soft Cover {HARDCOVER EDITION IS ALSO AVAILABLE}, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. (Any type of Customisation is possible). Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. Language: ita,fre. Bookseller Inventory # PB1111007294250

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Item Description: 2016. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 723 Lang: - ita,fre, Pages 723, Print on Demand. Reprinted in 2016 with the help of original edition published long back[1588]. This book is Printed in black & white, Hardcover, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Dust Cover, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. (Any type of Customisation is possible). Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. Language: ita,fre. Bookseller Inventory # 1111007294250

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Item Description: ReInk Books, 2017. Softcover. Book Condition: NEW. Reprinted from edition. NO changes have been made to the original text. This is NOT a retyped or an ocr'd reprint. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in black and white. Each page is checked manually before printing. As this reprint is from very old book, there could be some missing or flawed pages, but we always try to make the book as complete as possible. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this reprint is of only one volume, not the whole set. This paperback book is SEWN, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of paperback binding. It can also be open wide. The pages will not fall out and will be around for a lot longer than normal paperbacks. This print on demand book is printed on high quality acid-free paper. Bookseller Inventory # 151185042

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Ramelli, Agostino

Published by Gregg International Publishers Ltd., Farnborough, Hants, United Kingdom (1970)

ISBN 10: 0576153737 ISBN 13: 9780576153737

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Item Description: Gregg International Publishers Ltd., Farnborough, Hants, United Kingdom, 1970. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Hardcover without jacket in very good condition. French and Italian language. Republished 1970 edition. The lightest of wear to the rear board. Some very faint stains to the page block. The binding is sound; all text and illustrations are clear. CM. Used. Bookseller Inventory # 459564

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Ramelli, Agostino

Published by Gregg International Publishers Ltd., Farnborough, Hants, United Kingdom (1970)

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Item Description: Gregg International Publishers Ltd., Farnborough, Hants, United Kingdom, 1970. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Hardcover (no jacket) in good condition. Text in French and Italian. Republished 1970 edition. The lightly edgeworn boards have a few tiny marks to the edges. Foxing to the page block. Small partial split on the rear hinge. All pages are clean, with clear text and illustrations. CM. Used. Bookseller Inventory # 463992

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RAMELLI Agostino.

Published by Milano Luigi Maestri 1981 (1981)

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Item Description: Milano Luigi Maestri 1981, 1981. 4to pp. 142, con 49 disegni riprodotti su tavole n. testo. Bross. originale, sovr. in acetato trasparente, astuccio. Ridotta riproduzione in facsimile della celebre opera dell'ingegnere varesino pubblicata a Parigi nel 1588. Splendida opera editoriale realizzata su carta velata avorio della Magnani di Pescia. Edizione non venale di 700 esemplari. Bookseller Inventory # 8329

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RAMELLI AGOSTINO.

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Item Description: Maestri,, Milano, 1981. Cm. 32, pp. 13 (1) pp. (250) ca. Con tutte le tavole dell'edizione del 1588 (anche ripiegate). Bross. edit. protetta da plastica edit. con titoli a stampa ed entro custodia in cart. Perfetta conservazione. Bella ristampa anastatica realizzata su carta vergata avorio a bordi intonsi Magnani di Pescia. Stampata in 700 esemplari. Bookseller Inventory # 38173

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RAMELLI, Agostino.

Published by Edizioni il Polifilo, (1991)., (Milan): (1991)

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Item Description: Edizioni il Polifilo, (1991)., (Milan):, 1991. 360 x 248 mm. Large 4to. xl, 338, xlvii-lxxxviii pp. Illus., figs. Green cloth, dust jacket, slip case; lower case extremity split. Very good. Bookseller Inventory # S6670LV

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Agostino Ramelli

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Item Description: Edizioni Il Polifilo, Milano, 1991. Pubblicato per conto della Banca della Svizzera Italiana - Edizione in facsimile con introduzione di Giustina Scaglia; una ricerca sulle fonti letterarie e un glossario dei termini tecnici dovuti a Adriano Carugo; inoltre note di carattere tecnico al testo di Eugene S.Ferguson - Rilegato tela sovracoperta custodia formato 25x36 pagine LXXXVIII-338 , illustrato tavole CXCV - ottime condizioni 5924. Bookseller Inventory # 5924

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Ramelli, Agostino

ISBN 10: 0576153737 ISBN 13: 9780576153737

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Item Description: 1970. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 521 pp. + 195 pls. (Gregg International, Godstone Surrey) Gregg Reprint, Reprinted in 1970. Bookseller Inventory # 4344

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Ramelli, Agostino

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Item Description: Il Polifilo, 1991. rilegato con sovraccoperta. Book Condition: ottimo. 36x25 pp. nn. Bookseller Inventory # 40798

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RAMELLI, A.

Published by POLIFILO, IL, MILANO (1991)

ISBN 10: 8870504093 ISBN 13: 9788870504095

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Item Description: POLIFILO, IL, MILANO, 1991. Enc. original de tapa dura. Book Condition: NUEVO / NEW. 1ª edicion. RAMELLI, A. LE DIVERSE ET ARTIFICIOSE MACHINE (1588, FACSIMIL). A CURA DI G. SCAGLIA, A. CARUGO, E. S. FERGUSON [HARDBACK] [IT]. MILANO, 1991, 800 p. laminas Encuadernacion original. Nuevo. Bookseller Inventory # 226933

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Le Diverse et Artificiose Machine [The Various: Ramelli, Agostino (Gaultier,

Ramelli, Agostino (Gaultier, Leonard [illus.])

Published by In Casa Delautore, Paris (1588)

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Item Description: In Casa Delautore, Paris, 1588. First Edition. xxx; 338 + 338pp. 195 engraved plates (20 double page). Text in French and Italian. One of the most important books on the science and technology of machines in the Renaissance. With the publication of this book Ramelli "demonstrated for the world, the unlimited possibilities of machines" [Norman]. The superb engravings depict all manner of machinery from pumps and hydraulics to cranes and siege machinery. One of the best known and often reproduced plates shows an elaborate 'bookwheel' or reading machine. In overall very good condition. Some blemishes and soiling on cover with carefully blended hinge strengthening. New endpapers and professional repair of a few damaged pages 18th century white tooled leather cover with metal clasps. Bookseller Inventory # e1224

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Item Description: Parigi, in casa dell'Autore, 1588, 1588. Book Condition: molto buono. in-folio, ff.16 n.n. (prefazione in italiano e francese) , 338 num. (testo italiano, francese a fronte), ogni pagina entro bordura silografica, capilettera ornati, fregi e finalini. Legatura coeva in p. pelle. Splendide illustrazioni: titolo inciso entro bordura architettonica fig., 174 incisioni a piena pagina e 20 su doppia pagina, raffiguranti ogni tipo di macchina in movimento, da lavoro, di uso domestico, automatica, idraulica, da guerra, etc., in gran parte d'invenzione del Ramelli che fece comporre e pubblicare il trattato a sue spese. Prima edizione, non comune e bellissima, del più straordinario libro di meccanica del XVI secolo. L'autore (Ponte Tresa 1531-1590) fu ingegnere militare con solide basi matematiche, favorito in Francia del Duca d'Anjou, futuro Henri III. Ramelli ebbe il privilegio di accedere agli archivi Leonardeschi delle famiglie Medici e Leoni e fu da Leonardo influenzato per molte delle invenzioni raffigurate nel presente trattato, particolarmente per le macchine idrauliche, "pumps, fountains, derricks, bridges, mills, hydraulic machinery, cannon and arquebuses, cranes and pneumatic devices. For industrial enterprises there are shown logging mills, metal-working machines, continuous-bucket conveyors, looms for spinning and weaving, bellows, saws and foundry equipment. the engravings are among the best in technological illustration. " (DIBNER, Heralds of Science, 173). Buon esemplare (strappo restaurato nel margine int.del titolo, lievi ingialliture della carta, alone di grasso nel margine sup. di una decina di ff.); nota di possesso di collegio gesuita di Parigi al tit, ex-libris 800esco della Librairie Scientifique Lefèvre. Mortimer, 452: ''Ramelli planned this work as a particularly handsome volume, difficult to counterfeit, strictly supervised by the author himself and published with the imprint, 'in casa del' autore". BERLIN KAT. 1770. NORMAN 1777: "Ramelli book on machinery, one of the most elegantly produced of all technological treatises, emphasized and exploited the unlimited possibilities of machines.". Bookseller Inventory # 0000000001064

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Agostino Ramelli

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Item Description: In Casa dell'autore, Parigi, 1588. In-folio, cc (16), 338, 194 incisioni, venti illustrazioni sono a doppia pagina, le restanti a piena pagina. Nelle tavole LIX E LXI le incisioni sono applicate sopra il foglio su cui ne sono stampate altre evidentemente fuori posto; si riconoscono diverse mani nell'esecuzione dei rami, probabilmente frutto del lavoro di un ateliers; tre di questi, 150, 152, 152, hanno il monogramma JG, che è stato identificato con Jean de Gourmont, cui talvolta viene attribuito l'intero corpus delle tavole. Frontespizio inciso su rame, con il titolo entro cornice archiettonica. Al verso il ritratto dell'autore all'età di 57 anni; Ramelli viene raffigurato con la divisa da capitano, in una mano l'elmo nell'altra un compasso con cui misura una fortificazione; il frontespizio e il ritratto recano il monogramma GL, di Leonard Gaultier. Tutte le pagine sono entro cornice tipografica. Il testo è in italiano e in francese. Legatura in pelle settecentesca. L'opera è dedicata al Re Christianissimo Enrico III; segue la prefazione sull'eccellenza delle matematiche "ove si dimostra quanto siano necessarie all'acquisto di tutte le arti liberali". Magnifico l'apparato iconografico per cui questo libro è rimasto celebre, mostra le macchine in uso, azionate da persone spesso in un contesto reale; le macchine raffigurate, dotate di legenda, fanno riferimento per lo più all'idraulica e alla meccanica applicata alla guerra. Edizione originale di uno dei primi e più importanti trattati di tecnologia illustrati; si tratta dell'opera di ingegneria bellica, capolavoro tipografico e grafico di Agostino Ramelli. Bookseller Inventory # 2188

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Le diverse et artificiose machine nellequali si: RAMELLI, Agostino.

RAMELLI, Agostino.

Published by Paris: the author, 1588 (1588)

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Item Description: Paris: the author, 1588, 1588. Folio (307 × 206 mm). Contemporary French mottled calf, spine gilt in compartments between raised bands, lettered in second compartment, sides ruled in blind. Housed in a burgundy flat back cloth solander box. Some restoration to headcaps and joints, a few chips to board edges, a little occasional pale dampstaining and browning, pale stains on 2F1–2, overall a very good copy. Text in French and Italian, in roman and italic types respectively. Engraved title within architectural frame, engraved portrait of the author on verso of title, title and portrait by Léonard Gaultier, 194 engravings, of which 174 full-page and 20 double-page (numbered to 195, numbers 148–9 a single double-page plate), three signed with the monogram "JG", text and engravings printed within borders of typographic floral ornaments, 4-line historiated and 2-line floriated initials, woodcut tailpieces and corner ornaments. Early 19th-century armorial bookplate of George Gostling. First edition of a fundamental book in the history both of technology and of book design, and "one of the most elegantly produced of all technological treatises" (Norman). The scientific import of Ramelli's work resides in his demonstration of "the unlimited possibilities of machines. For example, the dozens of water-powered pumps and mills shown in his treatise clearly demonstrated that non-muscular power could be substituted for horse- or human-power in any mechanical task requiring continuous or repetitive application of force, and the portrayal of over twenty types of water pump destroyed the notion that there were necessary limits to the configuration or arrangement of a machine" (op. cit.) About half of the engravings depict hydraulic devices, the rest showing military machines as well as fountains, bridges, cranes, foundry equipment, etc., and a smattering of innovative devices such as the famous "reading wheel" or the bouquet with artificial singing birds. The influence of the illustrations was far-reaching and they were copied in a number of technical books during the next two centuries. In his preface, Ramelli explains that the exceptional care lavished upon the design and printing of his treatise was due as much to his wish to foil a crudely pirated publication of some of his designs (probably in the c.1583 Timon of Ambroise Bachot, future ingénieur du roi), as to his desire to show gratitude to his patron Henri III. The work was reprinted only once, in 1620. Adams R-52; Brunet IV:1095; Dibner, Heralds 173; Harvard/Mortimer French 452; Norman 1777; Riccardi I:341. Bookseller Inventory # 41729

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Le diverse et artificiose machine . Nellequali: RAMELLI, Agostino (circa

RAMELLI, Agostino (circa 1531-after 20 August 1608)

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Item Description: The Author, Paris, 1588. Folio (375 x 252 mm). Text in French and Italian, in roman and italic types respectively. Engraved title within architectural frame, engraved portrait of the author on verso of title, title and portrait by Léonard Gaultier, 194 engravings, of which 174 full-page and 20 double-page [numbered to 195, numbers 148-149 a single double-page plate], three signed with the monogram "JG", text and engravings printed within borders of typographic floral ornaments, 4-line historiated and 2-line floriated initials, woodcut tail-pieces and corner ornaments. Green-stained vellum over boards. Title and a few leaves repaired (including: d4, l1, z2, B2, C7, D1. M1, X2 and Kk1-2), L3 with hole affecting text and image. Provenance: purchased from George Staack, 1963. FIRST EDITION of this foundational work in the histories of technology and book design. Ramelli explains in his preface that the extravagance of the book was meant as much to foil a crudely pirated publication of some of his designs (probably in the circa 1583 Timon of Ambroise Bachot, future ingénieur du roi), as to fulfill his desire to show gratitude to his patron Henri III. The work was reprinted only once, in 1620. Ramelli shows "the unlimited possibilities of machines. For example, the dozens of water-powered pumps and mills shown in his treatise clearly demonstrated that non-muscular power could be substituted for horse- or human-power in any mechanical task requiring continuous or repetitive application of force, and the portrayal of over twenty types of water pump . destroyed the notion that there were necessary limits to the configuration or arrangement of a machine" (Norman). Most notable among the engravings is the famous "reading wheel" - an innovative device to facilitate handling of multiple books. About half of the engravings depict hydraulic devices, the rest show military machines as well as fountains, bridges, cranes, foundry equipment, etc. The images proved highly influential, and were copied in a number of technical books during the next two centuries. Adams R-52; Brunet IV:1095; Dibner Heralds of Science 173; Harvard/Mortimer French 452; Norman 1777; Riccardi I:341. From the Collection of Arthur & Charlotte Vershbow. Bookseller Inventory # 401728

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Le diverse et artificiose machine del capitano: RAMELLI

RAMELLI

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Item Description: 1588. Couverture rigide. Book Condition: Très bon. Le grand traité de Ramelli orné de 194 estampes "among the best in technological illustration". Exemplaire privilégié d'une grande pureté conservé dans sa reliure en maroquin ancien, condition des plus rares. Paris, in casa del autore, 1588.In-folio de (16) ff., 338 ff. 194 planches gravées dont 20 sur double page. Dernière planche légèrement tachée, pâle mouillure dans la marge inférieure des ff. 58 à 63. Plein maroquin rouge, plats ornés d'un décor à la Du Seuil, dos à nerfs orné insolé, coupes décorées, roulette intérieure, tranches dorées. Reliure de la fin du XVIIe siècle. 320 x 210 mm. / Ramelli's great treatise, illustrated with 194 engravings "among the best in technological illustration". A very pure copy preserved in its 17th century morocco binding, a very rare condition. Paris, in casa del autore, 1588.Folio [320 x 210 mm], 16 ll., 338 ll., 194 engraved plates including 20 on double-page. Last plate slightly stained, pale waterstain in the lower margin of ll. 58 to 63. Full red morocco, covers decorated, spine ribbed and decorated slightly faded, inner border, gilt edges. Binding from the end of the 17th century. Bookseller Inventory # LCS-16647

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RAMELLI, Agostino.

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Item Description: for the author, Paris, 1588. First edition. Exceptionally fine copy, with distinguished provenance, of one of the most important books on the science and technology of machines in the renaissance, and one of the most famous illustrated books of the sixteenth century – a tour de force of book design. This is a splendid copy in contemporary French gilt vellum, ruled in red, and entirely untouched. We are not aware of a similar copy in quality since the Norman-Freilich copy (sold Sotheby’s 2001, $291,750). Provenance: Francoise d'Espinay de Bretagne, first wife of Henri de Schomberg, comte de Nanteuil (1604 gift inscription on front free endpaper); Princes of Liechtenstein (stamp on title); Otto Schäfer (sold Sotheby’s 1995, £38,900). A fundamental book in the history both of technology and of book design, and "one of the most elegantly produced of all technological treatises" (Norman). The scientific import of Ramelli’s work resides in his demonstration of "the unlimited possibilities of machines. For example, the dozens of water-powered pumps and mills shown in his treatise clearly demonstrated that non-muscular power could be substituted for horse- or human-power in any mechanical task requiring continuous or repetitive application of force, and the portrayal of over twenty types of water pump . destroyed the notion that there were necessary limits t the configuration or arrangement of a machine" (ibid.) About half of the engravings depict hydraulic devices, the rest showing military machines as well as fountains, bridges, cranes, foundry equipment, etc., and a smattering of innovative devices such as the famous ‘reading wheel’ or the bouquet with artificial singing birds. The influence of the illustrations was far- reaching and they were copied in a number of technical books during the next two centuries."The plates in Ramelli’s treatise are artistically as well as technologically superb, the bilingual text beautifully printed, and both plates and text surrounded by handsome borders of typographic ornaments. The reasons for this sumptuousness were twofold: First, Ramelli had dedicated the book to his patron Henri m; and second, he had previously had several designs stolen from him by a trusted associate (probably Ambroise Bachot, later engineer to Henri IV), who published them in corrupt and mutilated form and claimed them as his own. As a result of this experience Ramelli planned his treatise as a particularly lavish work that would be difficult to counterfeit, and produced and published it from his own house where he could maintain absolute control over the project. He succeeded in preventing any pirated editions and made the book so expensiveand difficult to produce that it was reprinted only once, in a German edition of 1620, before the twentieth century." (Norman).Dibner 173; Norman 1777; Mortimer French 452; Wellcome 5323; Adams R52; Cockle 788. Folio (354 x 228 mm). Ruled in red throughout. Roman (French) and italic (Italian) types. Engraved title within architectural frame by Leonard Gaultier, each leaf of text printed within a border of typographical fleurons, engraved portrait of Ramelli by Gaultier on title-page verso, 194 engravings (174 full-page, 20 full-sheet) numbered I-CXCV (CXLVIII and CXLIX combined on a single engraving), three signed with the cipher 'JG' (CL-CLII). (Four leaves comprising n1 [f.97], o1 [f.105, mis-signed n1], o8 [f.112] and n8 [f.104] misbound, very short minor tears to i4 and T2, tiny marginal chips to i8 and V3, small marginal chip repaired on P2, occasional light spotting and browning.) Contemporary French limp vellum, covers framed with gilt double fillet enclosing gilt centre ornament of laurel leaf tools, flat gilt spine, lettered at head of spine in ink manuscript, gilt edges (small stain on upper cover of binding, spine lightly soiled, lacking ties), modern green cloth slipcase. Bookseller Inventory # 3694

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