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The Leonardo Notebook - Pages 1 and 2

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Studies of Weights and friction ff.40v-41.

Leonardo's first intention seems to have been to gather material for a treatise on mechanics. Even though his relentless curiosity soon led him to stray into numerous other topics, many of the pages of the Notebook are concerned with his investigations of mechanics in general and the science of weights and movement in particular.

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