Sellier-Carrossier (Saddler and Carriage Maker). Encyclopédie, ou dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers. Plates vol. 9. Denis Diderot.

Sellier-Carrossier (Saddler and Carriage Maker). Encyclopédie, ou dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers. Plates vol. 9.

1771. Paris (1771).

Folio, 253 x 393mm. 7 pages of descriptive text & 25 loose plates with their accompanying 2 text sheets. Slight browning to margins, a little spotting otherwise very good.

§ The 25 plates and descriptive text for the entry of Sellier-Carrossier from volume IX of plates. Plates are numbered 1-25 with fourteen double plates (plates 4-17).

Also with the relevant entries listed under Carrosse in the Table Analytique et Raisonnée du Dictionnaire des Sciences, Arts et Métiers. Vol I (1780)

1 page (793) from volume V of the Encyclopédie (1755) including information on Separation des selliers & des éperonniers en 1678
1 page (934) from volume XIV of the Encyclopédie (1765) including information on Discipline de cette communauté

1 page (594) from volume I of the Encyclopédie (1751) including Arcs de fer pour le ferrure de carosses under Carosse
1 page (705) from volume II of the Encyclopédie (1751) including Parties du carosse under Carosse
2 pages (811 & 850) from volume VI of the Encyclopédie (1756) including Chevaux de carosse and Fleches de carosse under Carosse
1 page (537) from volume XV of the Encyclopédie (1765) including Rideaux de carosse appellés flores under Carosse


With some browning to a few leaves. Item #122586

Price: $1,770.00

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