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Leonardo and the artes mechanicae / Romano Nanni ; with essays by Marco Biffi, Fabio Giusberti, Alexander Neuwahl, Davide Russo ; translations: Jeremy Carden.

Nanni, Romano. (Author). Biffi, Marco. (Writer of supplementary textual content). Giusberti, Fabio, 1949- (Writer of supplementary textual content). Neuwahl, Alexander. (Writer of supplementary textual content). Russo, Davide. (Writer of supplementary textual content). Carden, Jeremy. (Translator). Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519 Works. Selections. (Added Author). Museo Leonardiano. (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Stan Getz Library TJ140.L385 N3613 2013 37684001104364 Library Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9788876245749
  • ISBN: 887624574X
  • Physical Description: 319 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First [English language] edition.
  • Publisher: Milano, Italy : Skira Editore, 2013.
  • Distributor: New York, NY : Distributed in USA, Canada, Central & South America by Rizzoli International Publications, Inc.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"This book has been produced by the Museo Leonardiano di Vinci with the support of Comune di Vinci, Regione toscana"--Page 5.
Originally published in Italian with title: Leonardo e le arti meccaniche. ©2013.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Leonardo and the artes mechanicae -- Transmission of knowledge and technical invention in the artes mechanicae: some critical problems -- Building-site machines and textile machines : construction technology from the cupola of Santa Maria del Fiore -- Building-site machines and textile machines : Leonardo's studies of textile technology : contexts, functions, mechanics.
Subject: Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519 > Knowledge > Mechanical engineering.
Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519 > Knowledge > Mechanics.
Mechanical engineering > Early works to 1800.
Mechanics > Early works to 1800.

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