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  • 'At the sign of Atlas'

    the life and work of Joseph Moxon, a restoration polymath

    Description matérielle : 1 vol. (134 p., 64 p. of plates)
    Description : Note : Includes index
    Includes bibliographical references and index
    Abstract : Joseph Moxon established himself in London as a printer, publisher, type-founder and maker of scientific instruments and globes, including pocket globes and the Castlemaine globe. In his later years, he wrote and published two famous books, The Mechanick Exercises, Volumes I and II. They gave accurate accounts of various crafts, thus beaking the traditions of secrecy in the Craft Guilds
    Édition : Donington : Shaun Tyas , 2013

    [catalogue][https://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb43822771m]

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