ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA; A Dictionary of Arts & Sciences (3 Vol. set) 1771
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA; or, A Dictionary of Arts and Sciences. (3 Vol. set) By a Society of Gentlemen in Scotland, Published by Andrew Bell and Colin Macfarquhar, Edinburgh, Scotland, 1771 Facsimile Edition.
Volume 1, A-B
Volume 2, C-L
Volume 3, M-Z
Compiled Upon A New Plan. In which the different sciences and arts are digested into distinct treatises or systems; and the various technical terms, &c. are explained as they occur in the order of the alphabet. Illustrated with one hundred and sixty (160) reproductions of copperplate engravings by Andrew Bell, including some fold out illustrations.
THREE volume (complete) set in nice condition with secure bindings, clean pages and light wear to cover extremities. Hardcover. Brown covers with gold lettering on spine title.About 10-1/4 x 8. Illustrated.[v.1]697pp. [v.2]1009pp. [v.3]953pp.This is the Facsimile Edition of the original First Edition from 1771.