Architecture Hydraulique, ou L’Art de conduire, d’elever et de menager Les Eaux pour les differens besoins de la vie. Premiere Partie Tome Premier et Tome Second [2 volumes]

£800.00

Volume I [6] xii / 312 pp. Volume II xxvi / 424 pp, 99 plates including frontispiece (98 folded), also vignette title pages to each section

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Author(s) Belidor, M.
Illustrator(s) Illustrated by Rigaud, Delland, and Dheullad
Publisher(s) Published by Charles-Antoine Jombert
Published Date 1737-1739
Signature Information N/A
Size Octavo, 29 cm x 22 cm
Book Condition Leather shows some superficial marks and scratches, corners to volume 1 rubbed, top corner to vol 2 bumped, inscriptions verso front free endpaper, pages clean sound and firmly held with plates crisp and clean, very good condition
Jacket Condition N/A
Binding Full brown calf with hand tooled rulings to margins, gilt decoration to board edges, 5 raised bands to spine with gilt ornaments to compartments, gilt titles to brown spine labels, all edges red, marbled endpapers