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    Ten 18th Century Copper Engravings. From The Complete Dictionary of Arts and Sciences in Which the Whole Circle of Human Learning is Explained, and the Difficulties Attending the Acquisition of Every Art, Whether Liberal or Mechanical, are Removed, in the Most Easy and Familiar Manner, London: Printed for the Authors, and sold by J. Wilson & J. Fell, 1764.

    A group of ten copper engravings featuring mechanical devices, tools, and manufacturing processes. Illustrations include a plan for a sluice, plows, pumps, screws, gauges, tanning, various instruments, and other similar illustrations. The plates measure 8.75 x 14.25 inches. The paper has toned with age otherwise these wonderful engravings are in near fine condition. Once framed these examples would make a perfect compliment to any study, office, school, or business.


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    November, 2011
    24th Thursday
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