A Diderot Pictorial Encyclopedia of Trades and Industry

£75.00

Manufacturing and the Technical Arts in 485 Plates Selected from l’Encyclopedie de Denis Diderot.  Two volumes in good condition. English language throughout. Indexes of Persons, Places, Subjects illustrated in the plates

Contents: Volume 1
Agriculture and Rural Arts
Art of War
Iron Foundry & Forge
Extractive industries
Metal Working

Contents: Volume 2
Glass
Masonry & Carpentry
Textiles
Paper & Printing
Leather
Gold, Silver & Jewelry
Fashion
Miscellaneous Trades

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  • Author(s): Gillispie, Charles C
  • Publisher: Dover Publications Inc
  • Publication year: 1987