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BOILEAU, D.

The Art of Working in Pasteboard, upon Scientific Principles:

To which is added, an appendix, containing directions for constructing architectural models: intended as a sequel to Papyro-Plastics, or the Art of Modelling in Paper. Compiled from the German, with corrections and additions. With eight plates.

London, Boosey and Sons, 1827 Stock Code: 48975
£250.00
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Notes

First English language edition, first impression.

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Description

Sextodecimo. Original green pasteboards, skilfully rebacked to style, printed paper label to upper board.

Illustrations

Folding engraved frontispiece and 7 plates.

Condition

Boards rubbed but text very clean. An excellent copy complete with label, all 8 plates, and advertisement leaf.

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