Teinture en Soie ou Teinture de Riviere (Silk or River Dyer
Teinture en Soie ou Teinture de Riviere (Silk or River Dyer
Teinture en Soie ou Teinture de Riviere (Silk or River Dyer

DIDEROT, Denis. Teinture en Soie ou Teinture de Riviere (Silk or River Dyer)

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DIDEROT, Denis. Teinture en Soie ou Teinture de Riviere (Silk or River Dyer) Encyclopédie, ou dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers. Plates vol. 10 Paris (1772)

Folio, 253 x 393mm. 34 pages of descriptive text & 8 loose plates with their accompanying text sheet. Slight browning to margins, a little spotting otherwise very good.
The 8 plates and descriptive text for the entry of Teinture en Soie ou Teinture de Riviere from volume X of plates. Plates are numbered 1-8, and plate 1 is a double plate.
Also with the relevant entries listed under Teinturier in the Table Analytique et Raisonnée du Dictionnaire des Sciences, Arts et Métiers. Vol II (1780)
1 page (312) from volume I of the Encyclopédie (1751) including information on L'alun
1 page (170) from volume III of the Encyclopédie (1753) including information on Teinture des Chapeaux
1 page (584) from volume IV of the Encyclopédie (1754) including Cuves des teinturiers
3 pages (927, 930 & 931) from volume XV of the Encyclopédie (1765) including information on Le tartre
27 pages (7-32 & 480) from volume XVI of the Encyclopédie (1765) including Le teinture en général and Le tourne-sol
1 page (513) from volume XVII of the Encyclopédie (1765) including L'urine
1 page (5) from volume II of the Supplément à l'Encyclopédie (1776) which includes Recette pour teindre le bois
1 page (511) from volume IX of the Encyclopédie (1765) which includes Magistrats devant lesquels les teinturiers de Paris qui ont besoin de l'eau doivent se pourvoir under Teinturier
1 page (466) from volume XII of the Encyclopédie (1765) which includes information on Teinturiers de grand & du petit teint under Teinturier

With some browning to a few leaves.

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