Denis Papin (illustrator) - Nouvelles de la Republique des Lettres - 1688

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Denis Papin (illustrator) - Nouvelles de la Republique des Lettres - 1688
Collected works, History, Law, Mathematics, Natural History, Physics, Politics, Religion, Science (general) - Quantity: 1 - Book

News from the Republic of Letters for the months of September - December 1688. Printed in Amsterdam for Henry Desbordes.

The volume contains a collection of articles covering a variety of topics from politics, religion, science and mechanics. There are a few illustrations on early mechanical inventions.

Illustrations:
1) Denis Papin - Piston machine to harness the force of gunpowder
2) Louys Boscher - Laws of perpetual moving forces used by the Roman Empire
3) Denis Papin - Transporter using the force of rivers

Contents:
Sept
J. B. Bossuet - Historical Variations of the Protestant Churches.
M. de Meaux - Portrait of Melancthon & Henry VIII
Denis Papin - The New Digester Machine, its Description & on a new use of gunpowder
J. B. Thiers - Ecclesiastical Dissert. (modern vs Ancient alters; and on symbols, relics, crucifix, etc.)

Oct
Emmanuelis Konig - The Vegetable Kingdom
Michaelis. Etmulleri - Opera Omnia (on animal venom)
Francoise Poitevin - l'église de France asslige
PP. Jesuites - A Natural History of Astronomy & Geography
M. Varillas - The politics of the Catholic Ferdand, King of Spain
P de Champs - Tradition of the Catholic Church and Heretics

Nov
Le P. Magaillans - New Report of China & fortifications
Johannis Bohn - Anatomy & surgery
Cornelli Van-Eck - Judicio-theologial dissertations
Antonio Magliabechi - Sonnet

Dec
Frederici Geuderi - Lecture on the variation of animal senses
Var - Politics
Papin - Transporter machine
Garvaise - King of Macacar
Bayle - Medic. Dissertation
Le Grand - Letter of Burnet
Boulebger - Treaties of the world
etc

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Collected works, History, Law, Mathematics, Natural History, Physics, Politics, Religion, Science (general)
Author/ Illustrator
Denis Papin (illustrator)
Book Title
Nouvelles de la Republique des Lettres
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1688
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Henry Debordes
Binding/ Material
Leather
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