Lot 231. BOURGUET, Louis (1678-1742) - CARTIER, Pierre - Traité des petrifications avec figures. Paris: Briasson, 1742.

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Auction date: 26.01.2021   15:00 UTC +01:00
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Lot 231 | BOURGUET, Louis (1678-1742) - CARTIER, Pierre - Traité des petrifications avec figures. Paris: Briasson, 1742.
BOURGUET, Louis (1678-1742) - CARTIER, Pierre - Traité des petrifications avec figures. Paris: Briasson, 1742.

First French edition of the part dedicated to the marine fossils of the Alps appeared in the work of Scheuchzer & Lang, accompanied by numerous sections by the translators Bourguet and Cartier and extensively illustrated.

2 parts in one volume, 4to (276 x 208mm). Title with woodcut coat of arms, 60 folding engraved plates, some woodcut headpieces and initials (partially browned, especially in the text, slight spotting and a small tear at the bottom of page 81). Modern vellum, title on spine label, uncut.

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