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Description des expériences de la machine aérostatique de MM. de Montgolfier

  • Description of the aerostatic machine experiments of Mr. & Mr. Montgolfier

  • 1783
Frontispiece and title page (Plate 5) from Description des expériences de la machine aérostatique de MM. de Montgolfier [Description of the aerostatic machine experiments of Mr. & Mr. Montgolfier]
Plate 9: Bateau volant
Plate 3: Filing the balloon with hydrogen gas
Plate 4: Machine aerostatique
Plate 8: Machine aérostatique
Plate 6: Meusnier’s observations of the hydrogen balloon, August 27, 1783 (fig. 1)
Plate 7: Meusnier’s observations of the hydrogen balloon, August 27, 1783 (figs. 2-6)
Plate 1: Robinet
Plate 2: Case for producing inflammable gas