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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... "
The Harleian miscellany; or, A collection of ... pamphlets and tracts ... in ... - Page vii
by Harleian miscellany - 1808
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The Astrologer's Magazine, and Philosophical Miscellany, Volume 1

Magic tricks - 1791
...book, intitled, " A Century of the *' Names and Scantlings of fuch In" ventions as I can at prefent call to " mind to have tried and perfected, " which (my former notes being loft) " I have, at the inftance of a powerful " friend, endeavoured now, in the year *' 1655, to fet...
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Anecdotes of Distinguished Persons: Chiefly of the Present and Two Preceding ...

William Seward - Anecdotes - 1798
...a little book intitled, " A Century of the Names and Scantlings of " fuch Inventions as at prefent I can call to " mind to have tried and perfected, which (my " former Notes being loft) I have, at the in" fiance of a powerful Friend, endeavoured now cc (the year 1655) to fet down...
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Recreations in Mathematics and Natural Philosophy ...

Jacques Ozanam, Jean Etienne Montucla - 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 ..., Volume 3

Horace Walpole, Thomas Park - 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,...of a powerful Friend, endeavoured now in the Year l655, to set these down in such a Way as may sufficiently instruct me to put any of them in Practice...
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The Harleian Miscellany: Or, A Collection of Scarce, Curious, and ...

William Oldys, John Malham - Great Britain - 1810
...n)Ai/e he World statuls, 1 Cor. viii. 13. London, printed, and are to be sold in Pope.Vhead Alley, and at the Exchange, 1655. Quarto, containing twenty-two...of a powerful Friend, endeavoured now, in the Year 1635, to ье1 these down in such a Way as may sufficiently instruct me to put any of them in Practice....
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Collins's Peerage of England: Genealogical, Biographical, and Historical

Arthur Collins, Sir Egerton Brydges - Nobility - 1812
...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,...to have tried and perfected, which (my former notes leing lost) I have, at the instance of a powerful friend. endeavoured, now in the year 1655, to set...
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Wither's Motto Nec Habeo, Nec Careo, Nec Curo

1814
...EDWARDS, AND REYNOLDS, PATERNOSTER ROW. 1815. L. A CENTURY THE NAMES AND SCANTLINGS INVENTIONS, As .it present I can call to mind to have tried and perfected...of a powerful Friend, endeavoured now, in the Year 1 655, to set these down in such a way as may sufficiently instruct me to put any of them in practice....
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The Beauties of England and Wales, or, Delineations ..., Volume 15, Part 2

John Britton, Edward Wedlake Brayley, James Norris Brewer, Joseph Nightingale, John Evans, John Hodgson, Francis Charles Laird, Frederic Shoberl, John Bigland, Thomas Rees, 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, Edward Wedlake Brayley, Joseph Nightingale, James Norris Brewer, John Evans, John Hodgson, Francis Charles Laird, Frederic Shoberl, John Bigland, Thomas Rees, 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 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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The Kaleidoscope: or, Literary and scientific mirror

1825
...Auga,t, THE COUNCIL OF TKV A Century of the Nantes and Scantlings of such Invention! as at pretent I can call to mind to have tried and perfected (which, my former Notes being last) I have, at the inttance of a powerful Friend, endeavoured mm, m the year 1655, to set these down...
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