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The Resource The romantic machine : Utopian Science and Technology after Napoleon, John Tresch

The romantic machine : Utopian Science and Technology after Napoleon, John Tresch

Label
The romantic machine : Utopian Science and Technology after Napoleon
Title
The romantic machine
Title remainder
Utopian Science and Technology after Napoleon
Statement of responsibility
John Tresch
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tresch, John
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Technology
  • Utopias
  • Machinery
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Romanticism
  • France
Label
The romantic machine : Utopian Science and Technology after Napoleon, John Tresch
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-430) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: Mechanical Romanticism -- Devices of cosmic unity -- Ampère's Experiments: Contours of a Cosmic Cubstance -- Humboldt's Instruments: Even the Tools Will Be Free -- Arago's Daguerreotype: The Labor Theory of Knowledge -- Spectacles of creation and metamorphosis -- The Devil's Opera: Fantastic Physiospiritualism -- Monsters, Machine-Men, Magicians: The Automaton in the Garden -- Engineers fo artificial paradises -- Saint-Simonian Engines: Love and Conversions -- Leroux's Pianotype: The Organogenesis of Humanity -- Comte's Calendar: From Infinite Universe to Closed World -- Conclusion: Afterlives of the Romantic Machine
Control code
FIEb17139223
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 449 pages
Isbn
9780226812205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)753468498
Label
The romantic machine : Utopian Science and Technology after Napoleon, John Tresch
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-430) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: Mechanical Romanticism -- Devices of cosmic unity -- Ampère's Experiments: Contours of a Cosmic Cubstance -- Humboldt's Instruments: Even the Tools Will Be Free -- Arago's Daguerreotype: The Labor Theory of Knowledge -- Spectacles of creation and metamorphosis -- The Devil's Opera: Fantastic Physiospiritualism -- Monsters, Machine-Men, Magicians: The Automaton in the Garden -- Engineers fo artificial paradises -- Saint-Simonian Engines: Love and Conversions -- Leroux's Pianotype: The Organogenesis of Humanity -- Comte's Calendar: From Infinite Universe to Closed World -- Conclusion: Afterlives of the Romantic Machine
Control code
FIEb17139223
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 449 pages
Isbn
9780226812205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)753468498

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