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Pirotechnia of Vannoccio Biringuccio.

Vannoccio Biringucci

Pirotechnia of Vannoccio Biringuccio.

by Vannoccio Biringucci

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Published by Basic Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mineral industries -- Early works to 1800.,
  • Metallurgy -- Early works to 1800.,
  • Metal-work.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreEarly works to 1800.
    SeriesCollector"s series in science
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTN144 .B4513 1959
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvi, 477, p. :
    Number of Pages477
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17523569M

    Biringucci, Vannoccio, ? Pirotechnia of Vannoccio Biringuccio. New York, The American institute of mining and metallurgical engineers, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Vannoccio Biringucci; Cyril Stanley Smith; Martha Teach Gnudi; American Institute of Mining and Metallurgical Engineers. Seeley W. ThriftBooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices. We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard shipping on US orders over $

      Vannoccio Biringuccio, sometimes spelt Vannocio Biringuccio c. He is best known for his manual on metalworking, De la pirotechnia, published posthumously in He was baptised on Octo He was a follower of Pandolfo Petrucci, the head of the powerful Petrucci family. Search Tips. Phrase Searching You can use double quotes to search for a series of words in a particular order. For example, "World war II" (with quotes) will give more precise results than World war II (without quotes). Wildcard Searching If you want to search for multiple variations of a word, you can substitute a special symbol (called a "wildcard") for one or more letters.

    Biringuccio calcination The fact that metals gained weight when roasted was noted, at least by some observers and for some metals, for hundreds of years before the phenomenon was adequately explained. One of the earliest such reports can be found in Vannoccio Biringuccio's treatise, De La Pirotechnia. Vannoccio Biringuccio was the Siennese metallurgist and armament maker who wrote history's first clear, comprehensive work on metallurgy. First published in , shortly after Biringuccio's death, The Pirotechnia is a lavishly illustrated volume that describes in detail the equipment and processes of 1sixteenth-century mining, smelting, and s: 2.


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Book, Vannoccio Biringuccio, was a master craftsman in the practices of smelting and of metalworking. Contrary to the customs of a trade, Biringuccio was moved to impart his knowledge to all and thus he has given us the earliest hand- book on metallurgy-in fict, the first printed book dealing with the applied.

Pirotechnia. Vannoccio Biringuccio; RRP: $; Share Subscribe to Read More to find out about similar books. Sign up to our newsletter using your email. Enter your email to sign up. First clear work on metallurgy, published indescribing in detail the equipment and processes of 16th-century mining, smelting and metalworking.

This is the definitive English translation, with a historical introduction to the author — a Siennese metallurgist and armament maker. Illustrated with reproductions of 94 original woodcuts. Penguin Books Australia A Penguin Random House Company.

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Try the new Google Books eBook - FREE. Get this book in print De la pirotechnia Vannoccio Biringuccio Full view - De la pirotechnia () Vannoccio Biringucci Snippet view - De la pirotechnia (). Vannoccio Biringuccio was the Siennese metallurgist and armament maker who wrote history's first clear, comprehensive work on metallurgy.

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Pirotechnia contains 10 “books”, each consisting of a number of chapters. It deals only in part with metallurgy. Vittoria Cozzi-Olivetti has undertaken this new translation of the text as she believes that Biringuccio does deserve a place on the metalsmith’s bookshelf along with Cellini.

This is a reference to “De La Pirotechnia”, written by Vannoccio Biringuccio and first published in, at Venice. In reality, Agricola’s indebtedness to the earlier.

De la pirotechnia. by Vannoccio Biringuccio. Publication date Usage Public Domain Mark Topics bub_upload. Collection. Biringuccio's Pirotechnia is the earliest printed work to cover the whole field of metallurgy.

Originally printed in Venice inthis was the first book to deal with the applied metal arts and processes of ore reduction and to describe the techniques which had been in development since the bronze age. Vannoccio Biringuccio, Italian metallurgist and armament maker, chiefly known as the author of De la pirotechnia (; “Concerning Pyrotechnics”), the first clear, comprehensive work on metallurgy.

As a youth Biringuccio enjoyed the patronage of Pandolfo Petrucci (–), the dictator of. Pirotechnia of Vannoccio Biringuccio Hardcover – January 1, by Vannoccio Biringuccio (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ — $ Author: Vannoccio Biringuccio. This is a reference to “De La Pirotechnia”, written by Vannoccio Biringuccio and first published in, at Venice. In reality, Agricola’s indebtedness to the earlier.

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The pirotechnia of Vannoccio Biringuccio: the classic sixteenth-century treatise on metals and metallurgy by Biringucci, Vannoccio. Biringuccio was essentially a metalworker, and his book dealt with smelting, refining, and assay methods methods for determining.

Manufacturing, any industry that makes products from raw materials by the use of manual labour or machinery and that is usually carried out systematically with a division of labour.

De la Pirotechnia is considered to be the first printed book on metallurgy to have been published in Europe.

It was written in Italian and first published in Venice in The author was Vannoccio Biringuccio, a citizen of Siena, Italy, who died before it was published. Further editions were published in,andwith a (sloppy) French translation by Jacques Vincent being Author: Vannoccio Biringuccio.

The technology of printing with movable type, which had been invented in the midth century, was still in its youth when Vannoccio Biringuccio’s comprehensive work on metallurgy, De la pirotechnia, was published in Venice in The phenomenon of the printed book spread knowledge and encouraged literacy in unprecedented ways.Vannoccio Biringuccio.

The Italian mining engineer and metallurgist Vannoccio Biringuccio () is famous for his important book, De la pirotechnica. Vannoccio Biringuccio was born in Siena, where he became embroiled in politics because of his friendship for the ruling Petrucci family.The pirotechnia of Vannoccio Biringuccio: the classic sixteenth-century treatise on metals and metallurgyDover Publications in English Borrow Listen.

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