Ingegneria - Quantity: 1 - Signed by author
|Number of Books:||1|
|Author/ Illustrator:||Manoscritto; Ambrogio Baruffaldi|
|Book Title:||Riflessioni Sopra Un Taglio Del Fiume Po|
|Publication year oldest item:||1757|
|Extras:||Signed by author|
In folio, pp. 66, handwritten with sepia ink. Interesting one of a kind manuscript on the river Po, by the mathematician and judge of the banks Ambrogio Baruffaldi, author of important hydrometric studies and famous maps of rivers in Mantua and in Ferrara.
In the treatise in question Baruffaldi makes clear reference to the river course and indicates with absolute precision the points where action is required by means of cuts of the watercourse.
In the manuscript are mentioned other rivers such as the Danube, the Ticino, and many technicians such as Barattieri and his treatise (''L'architettura delle acque'').
The naviglio in Milan and its course through the city is also taken as an example.
Well preserved copy, clearly readable.
|Member since:||May 24, 2017|
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