Lot 1169: MACQUER, (Ph.). Elemens de chymie-theorique. Nouv. ed. Par., J.Th. Herissan
16 November 2016
2311 RW Leiden, NetherlandsLive Auction
MACQUER, (Ph.). Elemens de chymie-theorique. Nouv. ed. Par., J.Th. Herissant, 1753. xxii, (2), 355, (26) pp. W. engr. ti-vign. & 4 fold. engr. plates. Cont. cf. w. raised bands & richlu dec. gilt back. (A few small dam. to bind., ink stain on ti-vign., some minor foxing in places). Macquer was a pioneer of experimental chemistry in France and played an important role in the development of industrial chemistry there. Third edition (first published in 1749). - Ferguson II, 60; DSB VIII, 618ff.
Estimated Price: € 80