Manege et Equitation
Manege et Equitation
Manege et Equitation
Manege et Equitation
Manege et Equitation

DIDEROT, Denis. Manege et Equitation.

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Diderot on Horsemanship.

DIDEROT, Denis. Manege et Equitation. Encyclopédie, ou dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers. Plates vol. 7 Paris (1769)

Folio, 253 x 393mm. 32 pages of descriptive text & 32 loose plate sheets with their accompanying 3 text sheets from the volume of plates. Slight browning to margins, a little spotting otherwise very good.
Thirty-two of the thirty-three plates and descriptive text for the entry of Manege (Horsemanship) from volume VII of plates. Plate 13 is missing.
Also with the relevant entries listed under Trot in the Table Analytique et Raisonnée du Dictionnaire des Sciences, Arts et Métiers. Vol 2 (1780)
2 pages (27 & 57) from volume I of the Encyclopédie (1751) including information on Utlité des exercices and Pensionaire dans une académie.
1 page (850) from volume II of the Encyclopédie (1751) including information on Machines qui peut préparer les enfans aux premiers élémens du manege.
7 pages (335, 336, 883-894, & 239-242) from volume V of the Encyclopédie (1755) including information on Écoles dans les maneges, L'histoire de l'art, & Observations importans fur l'art du cavalier.
1 page (685) from volume X of the Encyclopédie (1765) including the information on Principaux maîtres dans l'art.
1 page (621) from volume XII of the Encyclopédie (1765) including information on Piliers dans les maneges.
8 pages (453, 454, 451, 452, 453, 454, 455, & 456)from volume VII of the Encyclopédie (1757) describing Les mouvemens du cheval
1 page (709) from volume XVI of the Encyclopédie (1765) Défauts du cheval
1 page (396) from volume III the Supplément à l'Encyclopédie (1777) which includes the entry for Mouvement du trot
With some browning to a few leaves.

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