Bicycle Evolution in a Minute

Evolution of the Bicycle from Visual Artwork on Vimeo.

More on Benny Goodman’s tune, Flying Home.

Bicycles & Tricycles: A Classic Treatise on Their Design and Construction “wasn’t superseded for decades, and is today considered one of the great classics of bicycle literature” (Massey 2012).

“When it was written [end of the 19th century], the bicycle was revolutionizing personal transportation, and this book was the definitive technical work covering bicycle design down to the smallest detail.” –Bicycle Designs

How cool! Pair with Bikes – An Illustrated History and how an Italian designer shaped the art and design of modern cycling – via Brainpickings Back in the day (as seen in “Bikes – An Illustrated History)

Source: United States Patent Office The earliest bicycle – 1790 from The Library of Congress

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