A Diderot Pictorial Encyclopedia of Trades and Industry in 2 volumes (Dover Pictorial Archives)

By: Diderot, Denis

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Book Condition: Near Fine


Artists, illustrators, collectors, and historians of industry, art, and invention will all welcome this superb republication of copper plates engraved to illustrate Diderot's great eighteenth-century Encyclopedia. The first work of its kind, the Encyclopedia was the crowning venture of the Enlightenment. In this two-volume set, available for the first time in a paper bound edition, Dover has painstakingly reprinted 485 of the finest plates considered among the greatest achievements of eighteenth-century graphic art most in full size. Large paperbacks. Near fine condition set. Full refund if not satisfied.

Title: A Diderot Pictorial Encyclopedia of Trades and Industry in 2 volumes (Dover Pictorial Archives)

Author Name: Diderot, Denis

Illustrator: Illustrated

Categories: Business & Economics,

Edition: Reprint Edition

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications: 1993

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Near Fine

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: 032492