Reference numberRBO/12/83
Alternative reference numberRBO.12.1017
Title'Memoire au Sujet d'une nouvelle machine inventee' by Monsieur Bourgeois
DescriptionA new machine which obtains its motion from itself without any assistance from external forces
Wishes the invention to be examined by the Royal Society
Read to the Royal Society on 22 December 1726
Extent3 sides
Access statusOpen
Related materialJBO.14.29
Related records in the catalogueCLP/3ii/23
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