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De la pirotechnia libri X

  • 1540
  • Vannoccio Biringucci
    Venice: Venturino Roffinello, 1540
  • 22 cm H
  • In the Edelstein Rare Book Room
  • Roy G. Neville Historical Chemical Library
  • b1034476

Description

Title page with woodcut border illustrating uses of "pyrotechnics" in mining, smelting, and artillery

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