Diderot et d'Alembert - Encyclopédie ou dictionnaire raisonné des sciences. Recueil de Planches. 9ème volume - 1771

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Diderot et d'Alembert - Encyclopédie ou dictionnaire raisonné des sciences. Recueil de Planches. 9ème volume - 1771
Natuurlijke historie, Wetenschap (algemeen) - Aantal: 1 - Boek

One very large folio volume.
Title: Diderot & d'Alembert, encyclopédie
ou dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers
Volume IX only.
Year 1771.
Contemporary binding in brown calfskin, spine adorned with 6 raised bands,
floral compartment and a brown title label.
Paris - Imprimerie Briasson.
First edition of the encyclopaedia, the most extensive literary work
produced in the 18th century... to which Voltaire contributed as well as
Montesquieu, Rousseau, Condillac, Daubenton, Marmontel, Turgot...
Copy complete with its 253 plates.
and 50 pages of text dealing with soapmaking,
upholstery, coachwork showing several types
of coaches on fold-out plates, locksmiths,
tablet coneiers, taillandiers white and
twister works, cloth tailors and body tailors,
with details of period costumes.
Fabrics, palace dresses, English and French
body patterns.
The tanners, working at the river,
as well as passing, the art of making
Turkey-style carpets, tapestry, bed with columns,
Duchess-style, Roman-style and crafted.
armchair tapestries, Duchess-style furniture,
corner cupboard, à la turquoise curtains.
smooth tapestries of the Gobelins manufactures,

In good overall condition, the
cover is a little rubbed and a little bit of leather is peeled off.
Some foxing here and there,
but they are superficial and they do not affect the plates.

Kavelgegevens
Object
Boek
Aantal boeken
1
Onderwerp
Natuurlijke historie, Wetenschap (algemeen)
Auteur/ Illustrator
Diderot et d'Alembert
Boektitel
Encyclopédie ou dictionnaire raisonné des sciences. Recueil de Planches. 9ème volume
Staat
Redelijk
Publicatiejaar oudste item
1771
Druk
Eerste druk
Taal
Frans
Oorspronkelijke taal
Ja
Uitgever
briasson
Band
Harde kaft
Aantal pagina‘s.
300
Afmetingen
40×26 cm
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