Browsing by Author "Blanchard, Jean-Pierre, 1753-1809."
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TextEvans-TCP (Phase 1)The principles, history & use, of air-balloons. Also, a prospectus of Messrs. Blanchard & Barker's intended aerial voyage from the city of New-York 1796.Date of publication:
1796Author(s):Description:Running title: Aerostation. Two variants noted, one on fine paper and the other on coarse. The plate and title page of the course paper variant are printed on fine paper. "List of Mr. Blanchard's aerial voyages"-- p. 40-41. ...This item contains 3 files (254.92 KB).Publicly Available
TextEvans-TCP (Phase 1)Journal of my forty-fifth ascension, being the first performed in America, on the ninth of January, 1793. : Aethereum tranabit iter, quo numine Blanchard? Impavidus, fortem non timet Icariam.Date of publication:
1793Description:Signed on p. 27 by Blanchard. Dedicated to George Washington. Also published in French (Evans 0).This item contains 3 files (113.13 KB).Publicly Available