Hungarian windmill

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    Authors & editors

    Lambrecht, Kalman [Author]

    Publisher TIMS
    Year of publication 1999

    English (main text)

    Medium Book
    SeriesBibliotheca Molinologica
    No. in series15

    Wind & watermills by Region > Other Europe (not GB) > Eastern Europe

    Scope & contentA study of the literature, language and history of mills in Hungary and the Netherlands. Details the structure and working parts of various windmills including the slippered mill, the over-driven windmill and the under-driven windmill. Contains information on the organisations, regulations and permits surrounding mills. Also describes windmill variations such as the combined use of animal power and wind power to ensure the mill was kept turning. Includes a biography of the author. Contains a loose sheet letter from the International Molinological Society.
    KeywordsNetherlands, Eastern Europe, Archaeology & history

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    Accession no. 12728

    • Shelf location: C116.4
    • Notes: Transcript of the lecture for the meeting of Hungarian ethnographers on 25 May 1911. Offprintt of Ethnographia 1911, volume XXII. English version edited by Balazs, Gyorgy and translated by Tar, Katalin