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Diderot & d’Alembert - Art Militaire - 1780

Diderot & d’Alembert - Art Militaire - 1780

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Diderot & d’Alembert - Art Militaire - 1780
Art, History, Militaria - Quantity: 1 - Other - see description - Ephemera

Set of this 4to edition, 26. x 20 cm regarding " Art Militaire "
illustrated with 33 copper plates distributed in 19 pages .
10 folding ( 25 x 36 cm) from the famous Dictionary by Diderot & D'Alembert .
the booklet is stitched together.However, tear in the 1st page as from photo.
There is text present. at the beginning, together with 71 pages covering " L'evolutions de Terre"
the 1st suite with 15 plates - Art Militaire - Evolutions de L'Infanterie/Cavallerie while the 2nd suite with 18 ( 8 bis) plates - Art Militaire - Fortification.
The plates are self explanatory with the title of each plate on the bottom part and also with text as reference.
Printed on water marked paper, with strong impression, fresh and crisp.

I will include some old end leaves for eventual rebinding of the booklet.
Blank on verso.

total 33 plates distributed in 19 pages

Lot details
Object
Ephemera
Number of Books
1
Subject
Art, History, Militaria
Author/ Illustrator
Diderot & d’Alembert
Book Title
Art Militaire
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1780
Edition
Illustrated Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Mix / Multiple
Extras
Other - see description
Number of pages
28
Dimensions
26×20 cm
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