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4 edition of The art of swimming, 1696. found in the catalog.

The art of swimming, 1696.

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Published by B. Blom in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Swimming -- Early works to 1900.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV837 .T413 1972
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[26], 60 p.
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5305035M
    LC Control Number72087722

    The Art of Swimming Title page × ; KB The Art of Swimming-0 fig × ; KB The Art of × ; KB. In , Melchisedech Thevenot, published L’Art de Nager (The Art of Swimming) and wrote,”Swimming is an old sport which hitherto has not received the investigation necessary to improve.   “Art of Swimming, historical read and interesting” A great little book, with many pages of Victorian values from the David Beckham of the 's, Capt Matthew Webb. Interesting comments on all things swimming, comment on the new 'overhand' stroke and 5/5(1).


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The Art of Swimming, Hardcover – January 1, by Melchisedec Thevenot (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover, Facsimile, January 1, "Please retry" Author: Melchisedec Thevenot. The art of swimming, by Thévenot, M.

(Melchisédech). Publication date Topics Swimming Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. Books to Borrow. The art of swimming for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books.

Scanned in China. Uploaded by Alethea Bowser on Decem SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata)Pages: Genre/Form: Early works Early works to Additional Physical Format: Online version: Thévenot, Melchisédec, Art of swimming, New York, B. Blom. Melchisédech (or Melchisédec) Thévenot (c.

– 29 October ) was a French author, scientist, traveler, cartographer, orientalist, inventor, and diplomat. He was the inventor of the spirit level and is also famous for his popular book The Art of Swimming, one of the first books on the subject and widely read during the 18th century (Benjamin Franklin, an avid swimmer in his.

The other book was 'De Arte Natandi' (The Art of Swimming) by Sir Everard Digby, published in England in but written in Latin because it was considered vulgar in certain quarters to write in English. Both books advocated breaststroke in preference to the more primitive forms of swimming that existed at the time.

The woodcut illustrations in Everard Digby's book The Art of Swimming (De Arte Natandi) and later, the 40 copperplate etchings in Melchisédech Thévenot's instruction book, also called The Art of Swimming, illustrate that swimming was normally costume free.

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The Art of Swimming: In a New Direction with the Alexander TechniqueCited by: 2. The Art of Swimming () by Melchisédech Thévenot was one of the first, and most popular, books on swimming.

In it, he asserts: “While one reflects on those many and frequent Accidents, which through want of Swimming daily happen amongst us; everyone is ready to complain of the unhappiness of Man in that respect, in comparison of other.

The Art of Swimming is based on a much earlier work in Latin by English clergyman Everard Digby. Digby's Dearte natandi, published inwas illustrated with 43 woodcuts and a translation into English by Christopher Middleton, with the same woodcuts, was issued inunder the title A Short Introduction for to Learne to Swimme.

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After twenty years of going it alone, we are delighted to announ /5. The book is called The Art of Swimming and was published in The book’s illustrations aren’t the detailed, technical illustrations created by Boeing engineers. Rather, they are simple drawings depicting a series of swimming moves.

Benjamin Franklin’s intellectual curiosity also led him to add a few moves of his own to the book. Of the manner of entring into the water IN: The Art of Swimming by Melchisédec Thévenot, Eclectic historic science and art images from rare books and prints The evolution of Colonial & Early American - Gardening, Farming, & Cultural Landscapes to Book into the sea and washed off.

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