William Johnson's Imperial Cyclopedia of Machinery

Made:
1847-1857
maker:
William Mackenzie
and
Johnson, William Beckett

William Johnson's Imperial Cyclopedia of Machinery, London, c1852.

Frontispiece reads:

The Imperial Cyclopaedia of Machinery being a series of plans, sections and elevations of stationary, marine and locomotive engines, spinning machinery, grinding mills, tools, etc. All of the newest and most approved construction and many of them only recently patented including several of the most useful and important machines from the Great Exhibition. With descriptive letterpress, an essay on the steam engine and a history of the railways of Great Britain.

Details

Identifier:
YA1984.77
Subject:
Mechanical Engineering, Engineering
Access:
Access is given in accordance with the Museum of Science and Industry's access policy. Material from this collection is available to researchers through the Museum's Archive Study Area.