Codices of the Institute of France  

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Codices of the Institute of France are a subset of Leonardo's notebooks. The notes cover hydraulics, military art, optics, geometry and bird flight. One of Leonardo's most well known-designs, the Vis aérienne, a primitive helicopter, is included.




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