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    Early Dictionary of Trade and Commerce

    Jacques Savary des Brûlons. The Universal Dictionary of Trade and Commerce, Translated from the French of the Celebrated Monsieur Savary. Volume I. London: John Knapton, 1757.

    Second edition. Folio. 1,017 pages. Thirteen folding charts. Seven folding maps.

    Contemporary full speckled calf with gilt titles and decoration. Boards are attached, but binding is essentially perished. Gnawing to top edge from approximately pages 25-250, not affecting text. Toning and foxing throughout. Bookplate. Worming along lower margin, rarely affecting text. Single volume only. A near very good copy.


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