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Auction:
2256
Lot:
478
Sold for:
$705$600

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2256
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 21, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

(Mathematical Instruments), Bion, M., and Edmund Stone, The Construction and Principal Uses of Mathematical Instruments...of M. Bion Chief Instrument Maker to the French King, London: Richardson, 1758, second edition. contemporary calf, with thirty folding plates, folio, (binding very poor, browning and minor offset).
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Edmund Stone, Bion Chief Instrument Maker , London, Book design, Economics, Folio, Printing

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