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Cyclopaedia: Or, An Universal Dictionary of Arts and Sciences; Containing an Explication of the Terms, and an Account of, the Things Signified Thereby, in the Several Arts, Both Liberal and Mechanical... The Second Edition, Corrected and Amended...

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Cyclopaedia: Or, An Universal Dictionary of Arts and Sciences; Containing an Explication of the Terms, and an Account of, the Things Signified Thereby, in the Several Arts, Both Liberal and Mechanical... The Second Edition, Corrected and Amended...

by Chambers, Ephraim

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London: D. Midwinter, J. Senex. R. Gosling, W. Innys and R Manby, R. Robinson, C Rivington Etc, 1738. Second Edition, Revised . Full Calf. Very Good. 14 3/4" Tall. 21 Plates, 8 Folding. Two volumes, complete with preliminary and final free endpapers. Original calf, 6 bands, red morocco spine labels, A-K and L-Z in black. Front free endpaper of Volume I detached, and Frontispiece and title page of Volume I detached together, otherwise contents near fine, no names or marks or bookplates or signs of removal of such. Covers quite worn, joints cracked but holding well.

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Title
Cyclopaedia: Or, An Universal Dictionary of Arts and Sciences; Containing an Explication of the Terms, and an Account of, the Things Signified Thereby, in the Several Arts, Both Liberal and Mechanical... The Second Edition, Corrected and Amended...
Author
Chambers, Ephraim
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21 Plates, 8 Folding
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Full Calf
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Second Edition, Revised
Publisher
D. Midwinter, J. Senex. R. Gosling, W. Innys and R Manby, R. Robinson, C Rivington Etc
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1738
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