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La Memoire du Droit, PARIS, France$ 341 Buy from: AbeBooks
CATALOGUE 208: CHEMISTRY, GEOLOGY, MINERALOGY & MINING
Specialities : Science and technology
33 books on the history of science, mostly chemistry, mining & mineralogy. The authors include: Académie Royale des Sciences, Paris; Fredrick Accum, Charles Babbage (signed), Carl Gustav Christoph Bischof, 3 books on the natural history of Burma, Jean Andre De Luc, Paul Dienst, Barthelemy FAUJAS DE SAINT-FOND, Gécamines Company, Geological Society, London, F. Leteur, James Mitchell, Carl Friedrich August RAMMELSBERG, William RICHARDSON, D.D. of Moy, William Alexander Ross, Christian Carl Friedrich Ferdinand Senft, John Lawrence Smith, Josiah Edward Spurr, Henri STRUVE, Herr G. Tornier, Thomas Thomson (4 works), Andrew URE, and John White Webster.[...] Read more
Vénus Khoury-Ghata, Loys Masson, Jean-Clarence Lambert, Ribeiro Couto, Lucio Fontana, Allen Ginsberg, Cecília Meireles, Alexandre Iolas, Hubert Damisch, Frank Elgar, Jean Arp, Sonia Delaunay, Octavio Paz, Marcel Duchamp, Waltercio Caldas Jr., Robert Doisneau, Jean Pierre Geay, Arthur Luiz Piza, Olafur Eliasson, Josef Koudelka, Augusto de Campos, Julio Plaza, Jean Dongues, Paul Eluard, Alberto Giacometti, Marc Chagall, Fernand Léger[...] Read more
Online Auction #6 - Gastronomy
A private collection of antiquarian books on cookery and household management: 95 single-item lots of mainly 18th and 19th century editions. Highlights include the first edition of Robert Smith's 'Court Cookery' (1723), a signed copy of Elizabeth Raffald's 'The Experienced English Housekeeper' (1773, third edition), Markham's 'A Way to get Wealth' (1683), Mary Cole's 'The Lady's Complete Guide' (1791, third edition), and Williamson's 'The Colonial Baker' (a rare 1900 regional imprint from Yass in NSW, with an unrecorded supplement).
Lots will close progressively from 3pm ACDT on 31 March 2019.