Aeronautics, pl. 1, Montgolfiers' Balloon
- Creation: 1818 April
- Fenner, Rest (Publisher, Person)
- Clement, Joseph (Artist, Person)
- Warren, Ambrose William, 1781?-1856 (Artist, Person)
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27.8 x 21.6 cm
A technical illustration depicting various wing and balloon designs and ascents and descents by important aeronauts: "Lana's aeronautic machine," "Montgolfiers' balloon," "Blanchard's balloon," "Garnerin ascending [and] descending" in his parachute, the inflation of "Charles & Roberts' balloon," the "form of the wings employed by Lunardi," and the "form of the wings employed by Blanchard."
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