Steampunk Primary Sources II

More PDFs (and sometimes epubs) of original Victorian and Edwardian books of interest to Steampunks. See part one here, and how these books were found here.

Automata (1893)

http://www.archive.org/details/automataoldandn00unkngoog

Automobiles (1900)

http://www.archive.org/details/horselessvehicle00hiscrich

Babbage On The Difference Engine (1864)

http://books.google.com/books?id=Fa1JAAAAMAAJ

Engineering (1860)

http://books.google.com/books?id=rkkOAAAAYAAJ

Factories (1844)

http://books.google.com/books?id=dXs4AAAAMAAJ

The Jacquard Loom (1895)

http://www.archive.org/details/jacquardweaving00bellgoog

Lovelace On The Difference Engine (1853)

http://www.archive.org/details/scientificmemoir03memo

(also http://www.fourmilab.ch/babbage/sketch.html)

Mechanisms (1868)

http://books.google.com/books?id=vOhIAAAAMAAJ

Shipbuilding (1869)

http://www.archive.org/details/handbookironshi00smitgoog

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