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A Diderot pictorial encyclopedia of trades and industry; manufacturing and the technical arts in plates, selected from L'Encyclopâedie; ou, Dictionnaire raisonne des sciences, des arts et des mâetiers, of Denis Diderot. Edited with introd. and notes by Charles Coulston Gillispie.

Collection Type
Books
Variant Title
Pictorial encyclopedia of trades and industry
Originator
Diderot, Denis, 1713-1784.
Gillispie, Charles Coulston, ed.
Publication
New York, Dover Publications
Date
[1959]
Description
2 v. (chiefly illus.) 32 cm.
Notes
Added t.p., facsim. of the original t.p.: Recueil de planches, sur les sciences ... Paris, Briasson, 1763.
Bibliography: p. xxvii-xxx.
Most of the plates were reproduced from the 11 volume Recueil de planches.
GUSN
148195
Call Number
Stacks T9.E473 v.1
Stacks T9.E473 v.2
Descriptive terms
Encyclopedias and dictionaries, French.
Industrial arts Pictorial works.
Picture dictionaries.

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