François Rever - Mémoire sur les ruines de Lillebonne, arrondissement du Havre, Seine-Inférieure. Avec un appendice.. - 1821

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François Rever - Mémoire sur les ruines de Lillebonne, arrondissement du Havre, Seine-Inférieure. Avec un appendice.. - 1821
Archaeology, Illustrated - Quantity: 1 - Book

First edition. Complete treatise on the roman discoveries made in Lillebonne and also on the result of excavations devoted to medieval remnants. The appendix is devoted to the study of stone seals (medicine label) belonging to oculists (pharmacists) of the Roman era.

Book illustrated with 5 tipped-in engraved plates including 1 fold-out.

François Rever (1753-1828) was parish priest of the commune of Conteville during the Revolution, he would be appointed syndic of the Eure department. At the time of the Consulate he became professor of physics at the central school of Evreux. When he retired, he devoted himself entirely to his two passions, science and archaeology. He was a member of many scholarly societies.

Copy bound in a lovely period romantic lambskin half-binding, spine adorned with beautiful decorative gilded tooling.

In good condition. Very clean binding. Interior punctuated with scattered foxing, the text has good legibility. Decent condition.

François Rever

Mémoire sur les ruines de Lillebonne, arrondissement du Havre, Seine-Inférieure. Avec un appendice contenant la description de quelques cachets inédits d'anciens Oculistes. ‎

Evreux De l'Imprimerie d'Ancelle fils 1821

142-56pp

Octavo, 21 x 12.5 cm

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Archaeology, Illustrated
Author/ Illustrator
François Rever
Book Title
Mémoire sur les ruines de Lillebonne, arrondissement du Havre, Seine-Inférieure. Avec un appendice..
Condition
Fair
Publication year oldest item
1821
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Number of pages
142
Dimensions
21×12.5 cm
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