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" A CENTURY OF THE NAMES AND SCANTLINGS OF SUCH INVENTIONS, as at present I can call to mind to have tried and perfected... "
A List of Books on the History of Industry and Industrial Arts, January, 1915 - Page 15
by John Crerar Library - 1915 - 495 pages
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Recreations in Mathematics and Natural Philosophy ...

Jacques Ozanam - Scientific recreations - 1803
...marquis of Worcester, in the year 1655. And an account of it was printed in a little book, intitled, A Century of the Names and Scantlings of such Inventions as at .present I can call to mind, &c.; in the year 1663. In the 68th article of that work,' the marquis describes the invention in the...
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A Catalogue of the Royal and Noble Authors of England, Scotland, and Ireland ...

Horace Walpole - English literature - 1806
...long survive that aera, dying in 1667, after he had published the following amazing piece of folly: " A Century of the Names and Scantlings of such Inventions,...present I can call to mind to have tried and perfected, which (my former Notes being lost) I have, at the Instance of a powerful Friend, endeavoured now in...
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The Harleian miscellany; or, A collection of ... pamphlets and ..., Volume 6

Harleian miscellany - 1808
...sold in PopeVhead Alloy, and at the Exchange, 1655. Quarto, containing twenty-two pages - - - - 390 A Century of the Names and Scantlings of such Inventions,...present I can call to Mind to have tried and perfected, which, my former Notes being lost, I have, at the Instance of a powerful Friend, endeavoured now, in...
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The Harleian Miscellany: Or, A Collection of Scarce, Curious, and ..., Volume 6

Great Britain - 1810
...sold in Pope.Vhead Alley, and at the Exchange, 1655. Quarto, containing twenty-two pages - - - -390 A Century of the Names and Scantlings of such Inventions,...present I can call to Mind to have tried and perfected, which, my former Notes being lost, I have, at the Instance of a powerful Friend, endeavoured now, in...
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The Harleian Miscellany: A Collection of Scarce, Curious, and ..., Volume 6

William Oldys, John Malham - Great Britain - 1810
...sold in PopeV-head Alley, and at the Exchange, 1655. Quarto, containing twenty-two pages - - - - 390 A Century of the Names and Scantlings of such Inventions, as at present I can call to Mind to bare tried and perfected, which, my former Notes being lost,! have, at the Instance of a powerful Friend,...
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Collins's Peerage of England; Genealogical, Biographical, and ..., Volume 1

Arthur Collins, Sir Egerton Brydges - Aristocracy (Social class) - 1812
...deliver it to his majesty; and accordingly the patent was delivered up. • His Lordship was the author of A Century of the Names and Scantlings of such Inventions,...present I can call to mind to have tried and perfected, which (my former notes leing lost) I have, at the instance of a powerful friend. endeavoured, now in...
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Peerage of England. ...

Arthur Collins - Heraldry - 1812
...deliver it to his majesty; and accordingly the patent was delivered up. His Lordship was the author of A Century of the Names and Scantlings of such Inventions,...present I can call to mind to have tried and perfected, which (my former notes being lost) I have, at the instance of a powerful friend, endeavoured, now in...
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The Beauties of England and Wales, Or, Delineations ..., Volume 15, Issue 2

Thomas Hood, John Harris - Architecture - 1814
...merit. He died soon after the Restoration, in 1667, after he had published an amazing piece of folly, " a Century of the names and scantlings of such inventions...present I can call to mind to have tried and perfected (my former notes being lost.") Among other silly things, this taught " how to use all the senses for...
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The Beauties of England and Wales; Or, Delineations ..., Volume 15, Part 1

John Britton (F.S.A.), Edward Wedlake Brayley - Anglesey (Wales) - 1814 - 676 pages
...merit. He died soon after the Restoration, in 1667, after he had published an amazing piece of folly, " a Century of the names and scantlings of such inventions as at present I can call to mind to have Uied and perfected (.my former notes being lost.") Among other siUy things, this tanght " how to nse...
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A Thousand Notable Things on Various Subjects: Disclosed from the Secrets of ...

Thomas Lupton - Birds - 1815 - 220 pages
...EMIGRATION OF BRITISH BIRDS. JC. ontion : PRINTED FOR WALKER, EDWARDS, AND REYNOLDS, PATERNOSTER ROW. < . A CENTURY of THE NAMES AND SCANTLINGS •OF SUCH INVENTIONS,...present I can call to mind to have tried and perfected . which, my former Notes being lost, I have, at the Instance of a powerful Friend, endeavoured now,...
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