Original 1751 volume, July - December + supplement. Volume is complete with many terrific engravings. Contents include: Celestial Globe; Hygroscope; Mariner's Compass; Madras & Fort St.
George; Machine which Supplies Water to Gardens at Versailles; Machine for grinding Lenses, Early Fire Engine; Jonathan Swift; Warrant for beheading King Charles I. (a fold out engraving); Peter the Great; Section of a Silver Mine. Map of Lancashire, plus an engraving; and a great deal more. The engravings are wonderfully detailed and fresh and everything is clean and crisp. Original full leather binding, worn but holding steady.
Historic volume with exceptional engravings. The item "1751 UNIVERSAL MAGAZINE RARE ENGRAVINGS GLOBE COMPASS MACHINES FIRE ENGINE &c" is in sale since Wednesday, December 12, 2018. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible".
The seller is "philenor" and is located in Jamaica, Vermont. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, United Kingdom, Germany, Japan, France, Australia.