Title: Les Curieuses Origines des Inventions et Decouvertes, 1846
Author: Ernest Soulange
Publisher: Tours, Ad Mame et Cie
Condition: Very Good
An uncommon mid 19th century edition of Soulange’s Curious Origins of Inventions and Discoveries. There are two plates of illustration.
Worldcat records 18 existing copies of this edition in libraries.
This edition is bound in a richly decorated and ornate cartonnage binding of the period, adorned with gilt against jet black.
One finely decorated cartonnage volume in 12mo, 272 pages
On note of condition this volume is in very good shape, with minor rubbing and wear to the binding. There is very little foxing or staining throughout.