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DE LA CAILLE & Abbé NOLLET

Histoire de l'Académie royale des sciences. Année 1748

Chez J. Schoeuler, A Amsterdam 1757, In-12 (10x17cm), (8) 371pp. et (2) 216-566p. et (2) 570-911p., 3 volumes reliés.

Illustrated edition of 5 boards for volume 1, most unfolding.
Binding full brown marbled vintage calf. Back to nerves adorned. Title pieces in red morocco, and tomaison in black wax. Small part coming off in a headdress. A blunt corner. Friction. Good copy.
The following remarkable articles [...]

450 €

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René-Antoine Ferchault de REAUMUR & CASSINI

Histoire de l'Académie royale des sciences. Année 1729

Chez Pierre Mortier, à Amsterdam 1733, In-12 (10x17cm), (12) 164pp. ; 256pp. et 259-597p., 2 volumes reliés.

A frontispiece and a title sticker in Volume 1. Title pages in red and black. 16 plates in volume 1, 11 in volume II.
Binders full marbled vintage brown calfskin. Back with ornate nerves. Title pieces in red morocco, and tomaison in black wax. 3 blunt corners. Friction. Trace of burning and [...]

400 €

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Pierre Louis Moreau de MAUPERTUIS

Venus physique

S.n., s.l. [La Haye] 1751, petit in-12 (8x14cm), 5pp. (1) 240pp., relié.

Sixth edition, after the original without date in 1745. Edition consisting of two parts: Physical Dissertation on the Occasion of the White Negro and Varieties in the Human Species . The first text was published separately.
Binding full marbled blond calf of the time. Smooth [...]

500 €

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Jean-François TRABAUD

Principes sur le mouvement et l'equilibre, pour servir d'introduction aux mécaniques & à la ...

Chez Jean Desaint, & Charles Saillant , In-4 (20x27,2cm), (4) xxiv, 616pp. lvij (1).

First Edition
Binding in full brown contemporary brown. Back with richly ornate nerves. Title piece in brown morocco. Head cap partly torn off 1.5 cm. A lack in tail, another with the upper bit in tail. Lower joint open at the tail. 2 holes along the lower joint. Blunt corners. Rubbed boards.

2 500 €

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Abbé Noël Antoine PLUCHE

Le spectacle de la nature

Chez la veuve Estienne, à Paris 1764 - 1780, forts in-12 (10x17cm), xxiv, 561pp. (2) et xxiv, 468pp. et (4) 576pp. et

A complete copy composed of volumes from several editions, as always for this book. 1764 for the first two volumes, then 1780 for the third, 1764 for the fourth, 1770 for the fifth and sixth, the seventh volume in 1746, and 1770 for the latter two. It is abundantly illustrated with 9 [...]

700 €

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Robert SMITH

Cours complet d'optique

Chez La veuve Girard & chez Charles Antoine Jombert, à Avignon se vend à Paris 1767, In-4 (20x25,5cm), (6)

French Edition in translating Spirit Pézenas, and illustrated 73 plates engraved by Faure.
Binders full mottled calf contemporary. Back with nerves decorated. as exhibits in red morocco and volume number in black leather.

2 000 €

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Jean PICARD & Philippe LA HIRE de

Traité du nivellement par M. Picard

Chez Etienne Michalet, à Paris 1684, In-12 (9x16cm), (12) 248pp. (2), relié.

first edition.
Binding in full speckled brown sheepskin contemporary. Back with nerves decorated. brown calf as an exhibit. 3 corners bumped. friction. Good copy.

800 €

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John HUXAM

Essai sur les fievres, auquel on a ajouté deux dissertations, l'une sur les maux de gorge ...

Chez P. G. Cavelier, à Paris 1765, In-12 (10x17cm), xxxij, 527pp. (1), relié.

New edition, after the French first published in 1760.
Bound in full marbled contemporary sheepskin. Back with nerves decorated. as Exhibit in Havana morocco. 2 cut down corners, a blunt corner. tail split lower joint.

200 €

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