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The history and practice of aerostation

Tiberius Cavallo

The history and practice of aerostation

by Tiberius Cavallo

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Published by Readex Microprint in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microprint copy of the London edition of 1785.

SeriesLandmarks of science
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination4 microop.aques
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13730739M

In the year , the first English historian of the air, Tiberius Cavallo, commenced the Preface to his History and Practice of Aerostation by referring to 'The art of travelling through the air, lately discovered, and rapidly improved'. He ended that Preface with words I would echo now. The history and practice of Aerostation.: In-8° (mm x). Pagine VIII, , [8], con 2 tavole incise in rame più.

  The History and Practice of Aerostation, London: C. Dilly et al, 8vo (8¾ x 5½ in). Two folding engraved plates at end, inscription on titlepage. (titlepage browned and frayed at edges, the inscription faded). Read more about Aeronautica; or, Sketches illustrative of the theory and practice of aerostation Smithsonian Libraries, Natural History Building, 10 th St. and Constitution Ave. NW, Washington DC, | +1 () | Contact Us.

Environs of Liege, as seen from The Balloon at Night from Aeronautica; or, Sketches illustrative of the theory and practice of aerostation. Heights attained by various aeroplanes at the time of going to press compared with the height of St. Pauls' Cathedral from The boys' book of airships. Aerostation flying in craft lighter than air (in distinction to aviation). Until the ’s the term “aerostation” meant air travel in general. The origin of the scientific principles of aerostation and the first attempts to rise into the air using the laws of aerostatics belong to the 18th century. As a chronicle testifies, an attempt was made to.


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