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

 
'Mechanical Projections of the Travelling Chaise without Horses', 1769.
4 0 c m
 
33cm
actual image size: 25cm x 32cm

Description

Engraving with a letterpres description by John Vevers, Master of a 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.

Image Details

Image Ref.
 
10315814

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