A New And Complete Dictionary Of Arts And Sciences [ct 8 Vols In 4]

By: Society Of Gentlemen.

Price: $752.00

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


b/w illustrations; . .. Comprehending all the branches of useful knowledge, with Accurate Descriptions as well of the various Machines, Instruments, Tools, Figures, and Schemes necessary for illustrating them, as of The Classes, Kinds, Preparations, and Uses of Natural Productions, whether Animals, Vegetables, Minerals, Fossils, or Fluids ; Together with The Kingdoms, Provinces, Cities, Towns, and other Remarkable Places throughout the World. Illustrated with above three hundred copper-plates, curiously engraved by Mr. Jefferys, Geographer and Engraver to his Royal Highness the Prince of Wales. The whole extracted from the best authors in all languages. By a society of gentlemen. ..." Armorial bookplate of Osmund Ricardo . English language. Engraved frontispiece, 301 engraved plates (2 folding) , folding chart. Contemporary sheep bindings with red morocco labels titled in gilt. 5.5 x 8.5". 23 lbs. Firmly bound, text clean and bright. 8 Volumes bound in 4, complete.

Title: A New And Complete Dictionary Of Arts And Sciences [ct 8 Vols In 4]

Author Name: Society Of Gentlemen.

Categories: Science,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Printed for W. Owen, At Homer's Head, in Fleet-Street: 1754-1755

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 37695