Lacombe / Panckoucke - Dictionnaire des Jeux Mathématiques contenant l'analyse et Jeux de Société [Encyclopedie Methodique] - 1797

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Lacombe / Panckoucke - Dictionnaire des Jeux Mathématiques contenant l'analyse et Jeux de Société [Encyclopedie Methodique] - 1797
History, Science (general), Sport, games & pastimes - Quantity: 4 - Book

Rare. First edition of Des Jeux Mathematiques attributed to Jacques Lacombe (1724-1811) followed by "Dictionnaire Des Jeux Familiers, Ou Des Amusements de Société", published respectively in 1799 and 1797 as the 3rd and 2nd part of the "Games" of the methodical Encyclopaedia, known as the "Panckoucke Encyclopaedia".

Illustrated with 16 plates, including several of which are mounted on guards.

Period full tree sheep binding, smooth spine adorned with two mosaicked labels and a gilded embossed motif. Sound binding, the leather is a bit aged, lacks on the crowns, the gilding is a bit faded, abrasions on the covers, damage corners. Inside in good condition, an angular water stain which overflows a bit on the first 50 pages and a light water stain on the first 5 plates, the rest is in very good condition and fresh.

Jacques Lacombe (1724-1811).
Encyclopédie méthodique. Dictionnaire des jeux mathématiques , contenant l'analyse, les recherches, les calculs, les probabilités & les tables numériques, publiés par plusieurs célèbres mathématiciens, relativement aux jeux de hasard & de combinaisons; et suite du Dictionnaire des jeux. A Paris, chez H. Agasse, imprimeur-libraire, rue des Poitevins, No. 18. An VII [1798-1799]. VIII-212 pp.

Dictionnaire Des Jeux Familiers, Ou Des Amusemens De Société: Faisant Suite Au Dictionnaire Des Jeux, Annexé Au Tome III Des Mathématiques. Paris: Agasse, 1797 - 172 pp.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
4
Subject
History, Science (general), Sport, games & pastimes
Author/ Illustrator
Lacombe / Panckoucke
Book Title
Dictionnaire des Jeux Mathématiques contenant l'analyse et Jeux de Société [Encyclopedie Methodique]
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1797
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Leather
Number of pages
212
Dimensions
27×21 cm
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