Author:TRIEWALD, MÃ¥rten (1691-1747 ); Carl SAHLIN; Rhys JENKINS

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MÃ¥rten Triewald's Short Description of the Atmospheric Engine, Published at Stockholm 1734; Translated from the Swedish with foreword, introduction and notes.

By: TRIEWALD, MÃ¥rten (1691-1747 ); Carl SAHLIN; Rhys JENKINS.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: London:, W. Heffer & Sons, 1928.: 1928

Seller ID: BL3333


Facsimile reprint. [Series]: Newcomen Society for the Study of the History of Engineering & Technology, Extra Publication no. 1. 8vo. xii, [5 leaves], 52 pp. Illus., including a beautiful folding plate 18 5/8'' by 12 ½'' large, list of works, index. Black-stamped cream printed wrappers. Burndy bookplate. Near fine. Mårten Triewald (1691-1747), "sometimes referred to as Mårten Triewald the Younger, was a Swedish merchant, engineer and amateur physicist. . .Triewald's mercantile activities took him to London, and in 1716 he was employed as an inspector at a coal mine in Newcastle, ... View more info