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Chambers (Ephraim) Cyclopaedia: or, an Universal
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Chambers (Ephraim) Cyclopaedia: or, an Universal Dictionary of Arts and Sciences, 2 vol., folding engraved frontispiece, titles in red and black, 20 engraved plates, 8 folding or double-page, folding Caslon type specimen (a little browned), plate of Anatomy bound upside down, occasional soiling, a few stains, engraved armorial bookplate of the Earl of Guilford of Wroxton Abbey, contemporary mottled calf, rubbed, spine ends and corners worn, joints split, folio, for D.Midwinter [& others], 1738.

⁂ The inspiration for Diderot and d'Alembert's great Encyclopédie.
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Chambers (Ephraim) Cyclopaedia: or, an Universal

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Oct 28, 2021
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Est. £150 - £200Starting Price £80
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Chambers (Ephraim) Cyclopaedia: or, an Universal Dictionary of Arts and Sciences, 2 vol., folding engraved frontispiece, titles in red and black, 20 engraved plates, 8 folding or double-page, folding Caslon type specimen (a little browned), plate of Anatomy bound upside down, occasional soiling, a few stains, engraved armorial bookplate of the Earl of Guilford of Wroxton Abbey, contemporary mottled calf, rubbed, spine ends and corners worn, joints split, folio, for D.Midwinter [& others], 1738.

⁂ The inspiration for Diderot and d'Alembert's great Encyclopédie.

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