L’Encyclopedie, ou dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers. Fonte de la dragée et du Plomb à Giboyer (The casting of bullets.)

Paris: 1767. The following plates come from a defective copy of Volume 5 and are generally in excellent condition, with full margins: 3 plates and 1 text sheet. The plates display a vignette that represents the interior of the atelier where the furnace is seen in the chaudiere from which the lead is melted ; and where the mixture of the oprin is done, plus the drawings of all the tools and equipments for the casting of bullets. Item #30162

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