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Richard Lovell Edgeworth (1744–1817) was an Anglo-Irish politician, writer and inventor.
A portfolio of engineering drawings and engravings relating to Richard Lovell Edgeworth's work in Lyons, 1771-1773, described by him in Memoirs, vol. 1. An engraving of a corn mill is signed J.J. [Jean-Joseph] Bidauld, 1772, and the portfolio also includes designs for a barometer, a clock and a pulley, together with a copy of Christina Colvin's 1999 descriptive notes.
Given by Christina Colvin, 1999.
Oxford, Bodleian Library MS. Eng. a. 2039
Edgeworth | Richard Lovell | 1744–1817 | inventor