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BK20: Antiquarian Book Sale

THE REPERTORY of ARTS & MANUFACTURES

Auction Lot BK20/23

THE REPERTORY OF ARTS & MANUFACTURES consisting of original communications, specifications of patent inventions ... (etc) - THIRTY-FIVE VOLUMES, a continuous run, First series volume 1 to 16 [ being a complete set of the first series ]. Second series volume 1 to 19, 684 ex 686 copper engraved plates, attractive cont calf, 8vo, 1794-1811.

THE REPERTORY of ARTS & MANUFACTURES (BK20/23) offered in our Books, Maps and Prints Auction starting on 12th September 2018 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

THE REPERTORY OF ARTS & MANUFACTURES consisting of original communications, specifications of patent inventions ... (etc) - THIRTY-FIVE VOLUMES, a continuous run, First series volume 1 to 16 [ being a complete set of the first series ]. Second series volume 1 to 19, 684 ex 686 copper engraved plates, attractive cont calf, 8vo, 1794-1811.

Notes

A rare continuous run which illustrates all manner of inventions, giving an unique insight into the inventive process which fuelled the Industrial Revolution during the eighteenth and early nineteenth century.

Price Realised

£3,500

Department

Books, Maps and Manuscripts

Fine Art Category

Art and Art Reference Books

Sale Information

BK20: Antiquarian Book Sale
Wednesday, 12th September 2018
Okehampton Street, Exeter

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