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Traite de la Construction et Principaux Usages .
- des Instrumens de Mathematique. Avec les Figures necessaires pour l’intelligence de ce Traite. Dedie au Roy. Quatrieme edition, revue, corrigee & augmentee par Le Sr N. Bion, Ingenieur du Roi pour les Instrumens de Mathematique, quai de l’Horloge du Palais, ou l’on trouve tous ces Instrumens dans leur perfection. Jombert, Charles-Antonine & Nion Fils, Paris, 1752. Contemporary full marbled calf with spine in six compartments between raised bands the second with burgundy morocco title label and the remaining in gilt bearing central flower and foliate sides; marble edges and endpapers; small 4 to, 262x200 mms Fourth Edition, revised and enlarged. Engraved portrait, allegorical engraved frontispiece, one engraved vignette and one initial, thirty-seven engraved plates of which two are folding and several woodcut headers and tailpieces; all copper engraved.A beautifully bound copy in fine condition of ‘The best illustrated account of the scientific instruments in use at the beginning of the XVIIIth century, including the compass of proportion, surveying and astronomical instruments, the micrometer.’ [Weil] [Attributes: Soft Cover]
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