Chimie du gout et de l'odorat, ou principes pour composer facilement, & a peu de frais, les Liqueurs a boire...

(PONCELET, Polycarpe).

Add 
to Cart
Price: $1,200.00


TermsAsk a Question

Place Published: Paris
Publisher: Mercier
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
Binding: hardcover
Condition: near fine
Language: French
Type: Books

Book ID: 245583


More GOUT: webrss
More B&J: webrss
More MEDICAL: webrss

By This Author: (PONCELET, Polycarpe).
By This Publisher: Mercier
ABAA ILAB
Topic Notification
Receive e-mail notification of new arrivals in your topics of interest.


I recently purchased a book from you, having searched via the internet. The book came yesterday and this note commends your service and quick response. I was impressed with the care taken to wrap the book with tissue paper and several layers of corrugated cardboard, as well as the speed with which you must have sent it out. It arrived only a week after the order, in spite of the Thanksgiving holiday. I thank you for the attention paid to the quality of my order and hope we will do more business. - Steve C.
Argosy Book Store on Facebook
Argosy Book Store on Instagram
Site by Bibliopolis