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Monge (Gaspard) Géométrie Descriptive, fourth edition, half-title, 28 folding engraved plates, a little spotting, contemporary sheep-backed paste-paper boards, spine gilt with red roan label, joints split, Courcier, 1820 § Bouillon (A.) Exercices de Dessin Linéaire...Modèles Pratique de'Architecture, de Marbrerie, de Charpente, de Menuiserie, de Serrurerie, et d'Ameublement, with 24 double-page engraved plates for all subjects listed but no text for Marbrerie and Ameublement sections, light foxing, contemporary roan-backed boards, engraving mounted on upper cover, spine ends worn and chipped, 1833 § Francoeur (L.-B.) Dessin Linéaire..., third edition, 3 folding engraved plates, contemporary half vellum, 1832, all rubbed, Paris; and another, French, on technical drawing, 4to & 8vo (4)

⁂ The first was a pioneering work on technical drawing, first published in 1799 and influential in the development of engineering.

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Monge (Gaspard) Géométrie Descriptive, fourth edition, half-title, 28 folding engraved plates, a little spotting, contemporary sheep-backed paste-paper boards, spine gilt with red roan label, joints split, Courcier, 1820 § Bouillon (A.) Exercices de Dessin Linéaire...Modèles Pratique de'Architecture, de Marbrerie, de Charpente, de Menuiserie, de Serrurerie, et d'Ameublement, with 24 double-page engraved plates for all subjects listed but no text for Marbrerie and Ameublement sections, light foxing, contemporary roan-backed boards, engraving mounted on upper cover, spine ends worn and chipped, 1833 § Francoeur (L.-B.) Dessin Linéaire..., third edition, 3 folding engraved plates, contemporary half vellum, 1832, all rubbed, Paris; and another, French, on technical drawing, 4to & 8vo (4)

⁂ The first was a pioneering work on technical drawing, first published in 1799 and influential in the development of engineering.

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