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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Moxon, Joseph, 1627-1691.
Moxon's Mechanick exercises, or The doctrine of handy-works applied to the art of printing.
New York : Typothetæ of the City of New York, 1896
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Joseph Moxon; Theodore Low De Vinne; Typothetae of the City of New York.
Limited edition of 450 copies.
Originally issued in 24 numbers, forming the second volume of the Mechanick exercises; the first volume, in 14 numbers, 1677-80, treats of the "art of smithing, joinery, carpentry, and turning."
"A line-for-line and page-for-page reprint of the original text," with facsimiles of the original title-pages. The phrase "The second volume" is suppressed in the facsimile title-pages following the editorial preface (p. [xxxi]) and in the running title and captions.
|Description:||2 volumes : illustrations, plates, portraits ; 25 cm|
|Other Titles:||Mechanick exercises
|Responsibility:||with preface and notes by Theo L. De Vinne.|