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An introduction to a general system of hydrostaticks and hydraulicks, Philosophical and Practical. Wherein The most reasonable and advantageous Methods of raising and conducting Water, for the watering Noblemens and Gentlemens Seats, Buildings, Gardens, &c. are carefully (and in a Manner not yet publish’d in any Language) laid down. ... Principles which tend to the Explanation of the whole, and of rural Grotesque, and cheap Designs for Reservoirs, Cataracts and Cascades of Water, Canals, Basins, Fountains, &c. Collected from the best of the Italian and French Designs ... few of which have ever appear’d in Books of Hydrostaticks, &c. In Two Volumes. By Stephen Switzer
London: Printed for T. Astley, at the Rose, S. Austen, at the Angel in St. Paul’s Church-Yard; and L. Gilliver, at Homer’s Head against St. Dunstan’s Church, Fleetstreet , 1729.
Not in Collection
|Borrower Name||Volume||Date Out||Date In||Fine||Transcribed
|John Stevens, Jr.||9/23/1790||10/30/1790||Switzer on Hydrostatics|
|John B. Coles||10/25/1791||11/16/1791||Switzer on Hydrostatics self|