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Domestic encyclopaedia

By WILLICH, Anthony Florian Madinger

subjects: encyclopaedias,

  • 1. The domestic encyclopaedia; or, a dictionary of facts, and useful knowledge: comprehending a concise view of the latest discoveries, inventions, and improvements, chiefly applicable to rural and domestic economy; together with descriptions of the most interesting objects of nature and art; the history of men and animals, in a state of health or disease; and practical hints respecting the arts and manufactures, both familiar and commercial. By A.F.M. Willich, M.D. Author of the lectures on diet and regimen, &c. &c. Illustrated with numerous engravings and cuts. In four volumes.

  • 2. — Volume First. CCCC 21.5 x 13.0 cm
    Pp [i-iii] iv [v] vi-viii [ix] x-xiv [xv] xvi [xvii- xviii] [1] 2-528
    6 num pls, illus

  • 3. — Volume second.
    21.5 x 13.0 cm   Pp [i-iii] iv-ix [x] xi-xiii [xiv] [1] 2-512   7 num pls, illus

  • 4. — Volume third.
    21.5 x 13.0 cm   Pp [i-iii] iv-ix [x] xi-xii [1] 2-512  

  • 5. — Volume fourth.
    21.5 x 13.0 cm   Pp [i-iii] iv-x [xi] xii-xiii [xiv] [1] 2-492   1 num pl col, 9 num pls, illus
    GB:   DuSB   *LB   LB(S)  

    Binding: red morocco, stamped with "GR III' in gilt. Gilt edged paper. This work is cited in Bitting, p 499.