Essai sur la nomenclature et la classification des principales branches d’art-et-science.
First edition in French, translated by George Bentham, of extracts from part two of Jeremy Bentham’s Chrestomathia, his plan for higher education amongst the middling and higher ranks of life.
Octavo (215 x 132 mm). Recent blue cloth, spine with decorative gilt roll, contrasting leather label, original blue plain paper wrappers bound in. Three folding plates on two leaves and a folding table. Original blue paper wrappers lined. Occasional light spotting. Without the large folding plate, Vue Synoptique, as often.
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