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Place Published: Paris
Date Published: 1755
Description: Copper engraved frontispiece, 6 engraved plates, small 8vo, 390pp., contemporary mottled calf, ornately gilt spine. Paris: Le Mercier, 1755. First Edition. Near fine.
Comments: Very rare first edition of L'Abbe Poncelet's best known work. This important work on distillation is illustrated with plates of the vessel used in the various operations. Ferguson: I, 134. Poggendorff: II, 496.Edition: First
Condition: near fine
Book ID: 245583