'Mechanical Projections of the Travelling Chaise without Horses', 1769.

 
'Mechanical Projections of the Travelling Chaise without Horses', 1769.
4 0 c m
 
34cm
actual image size: 26cm x 32cm

Description

Engraving with a letterpres description by John Vevers, Master of the boarding school at Reigate, Surrey, printed by Raham Reepe, London. The description suggests posible mechanical layouts as well as explaining the mechanical principles behind the workings of a man-powered carriage.

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