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Le Monnier, M.; Louis Jacques Goussier; Roubo, M.; Robert Bénard; Nicolas Caron; Jean-Michel Papillon; Académie des sciences (France)
Author from caption title on p.  (2nd group).
Plates drawn by Goussier and engraved by Bénard.
Signatures: pi2 A-P².
Head- and tail-pieces; the head-piece on p.  (2nd group)--is signed: Roubo inv.; Papillon sculp. 1774.
Apparently issued as part of the series Description des arts et métiers, published by the Academie des sciences at Paris. See NUC pre-56, v. 326, p. 43. The engraved device of the Académie, signed by Caron, appears on p. iv.
"Explication des termes," with page locations: p. iij-iv.
Errata on p. iv.
|Description:||iv, 60 p., 14 folded leaves of plates : ill. ; 44 cm. (fol.).|
|Series Title:||Description des arts et métiers.|
|Other Titles:||Description et usage des instruments d'astronomie, & c|