CARTONNIER ET GAUFREUR EN CARTON
These are the famous illustrations of French box making and gaufrering technique from the 1765 Diderot-D'Alembert Encycolpédie. Two plates and the instructive text for the plates on a separate sheet. Modern wrappers.
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SCENERY OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND IN AQUATINT AND LITH...
by Abbey, J.R.
First editions, limited to 500, 400, and 400 copies respectively. Filled with bibliographical descriptions of the color plate books published in England during this period and containing many plates in color. The printing by the Curwen Press of these first editions is far superior to the reprint editions available. Dust jacket present on the first volume. Spot on front cover of jacket. With the Randeria bookplate in each volume.