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FRENCH SCIENTIFIC VOLUMES, SET OF SIX, "Recueil de Planches, sur les Sciences, les Arts Liberaux, et les Arts Mechaniques, avec Leur Explication", 1964, Cercle du Livre Precieux, Paris, in six volumes, French language, being a facsimile of a French volume circa 1762 to 1772, folio size, mottled leather boards with red and green labels to spines, gilt lettering and decorations, primarily consisting of plates/illustrations, including numerous fold-out examples.
Excellent condition overall, some corners slightly bumped, some minor wear to boards, primarily to corners, some minute creases to page edges, interiors very clean, some expected minimal discoloration to page ends.
Provenance: From the research library of Ivor Noel Hume, O.B.E., F.S.A., Williamsburg, VA.
Catalogue Note: Ivor Noel Hume (1927-2017), O.B.E. (Order of the British Empire), F.S.A. (Fellow, Society of Antiquaries), was a distinguished scholar, author, and former director of the Department of Archaeological Research at Colonial Williamsburg.

Condition

Excellent condition overall, some corners slightly bumped, some minor wear to boards, primarily to corners, some minute creases to page edges, interiors very clean, some expected minimal discoloration to page ends.

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$250.00

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FRENCH SCIENTIFIC VOLUMES, SET OF SIX

Fri, Jun 22, 2018 5:00 PM UTC
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2177 Green Valley Lane
Mt. Crawford, VA 22841
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