Marine (Navy
Marine (Navy
Marine (Navy
Marine (Navy
Marine (Navy
Marine (Navy

DIDEROT, Denis. Marine (Navy)

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Diderot on the Navy.

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

Folio, 253 x 393mm. 25 pages of descriptive text & 37 loose plates with their accompanying 6 text sheets from the volume of plates. Slight browning to margins, a little spotting otherwise very good.
The 37 plates and descriptive text for the entry of Marine from volume VII of plates. Plate 1 is spread over two double sheets. Plates 2 & 4 are triple spreads. Plates 3, 5, 7, 12, 13, 14, 15, 23, 24, 25 are single sheets. Plate 6 is is spread over two sheets. Plate 7 is a double plate as is plate 8. Plate 9 is spread over two sheets which are both large foldouts. Plate 11 is spread over two sheets, one of which is double. Plates 16, 17, 18, 19 & 20 are spread over two sheets each. Plate 21, a single sheet, is mistrimmed but entire. Plate 22 is spread over 4 sheets. Plates are numbered 1-25.
Also with the relevant entries listed under Maritime in the Table Analytique et Raisonnée du Dictionnaire des Sciences, Arts et Métiers. Vol 2 (1780)
1 page (630) from volume II of the Encyclopédie (1751) including information on Captaine de marine.
2 pages (272 & 580) from volume III of the Encyclopédie (1753) including information on Les escadres de la marine de France and Code de la marine
2 pages (13 & 157) from volume IV of the Encyclopédie (1754) including information on Conseil de marine and Contrôleur de la marine
1 page (131) from volume V of the Encyclopédie (1755) including information on Ordonnance de la marine
1 page (486) from volume VII of the Encyclopédie (1757) including information on Garde-marine.
1 page (812)from volume VIII of the Encyclopédie (1765) describing Intendant de marine
6 pages (122-127) from volume X of the Encyclopédie (1765) including information on Livres à consulter, Les matelots, Le commerce anglois, Les officiers de marine, La protection du commerce des colonies and on Les invasions
1 page (426) from volume XI of the Encyclopédie (1765) on Les officiers de marine
1 page (348) from volume XIII of the Encyclopédie (1765) on Prévôtde la marine
3 pages (311, 329, 690) from volume XV of the Encyclopédie (1765) including information on Soldat de marine, Le marine de Chinois, and Surintendant de marine
1 page (92) from volume I of the Supplément à l'Encyclopédie (1776) which includes Mouvement du trot
1 page (817) from volume II of the Supplément à l'Encyclopédie (1776) which includes Ephémérides pour l'usage de la marine
1 page (671) from volume IV of the Supplément à l'Encyclopédie (1777) which includes Celle des Romains
1 page (482) from volume III of the Encyclopédie (1753) which includes Comment elles font défedues under Maritime
1 page (125) from volume IV of the Encyclopédie (1754) which includes Contrats maritime under Maritime
1 page (655) from volume V of the Encyclopédie (1755) which includes Epaves maritimes under Maritime
1 page (864) from volume VI of the Encyclopédie (1756) which includes Observations sur les noms de quelque-unes des ces villes under Maritimes
2 pages (733 & 734) from volume XV of the Encyclopédie (1765) describing Symbole des villes maritimes under Maritimes
1 page (193) from volume XVI of the Encyclopédie (1765) on Testaments maritimes under Maritimes
2 pages (282 & 555) from volume XVII of the Encyclopédie (1765) describing Les villes maritimes and Usure maritime under Maritimes
1 page (169) from volume III of the Supplément à l'Encyclopédie (1765) describing Usages des galeres dans le siege de ces places under Maritimes
With some browning to a few leaves.

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