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Bernoulli, Jean, Tresaguet, Polini, Royal Academy of Sciences Awards in 1737 winners of the medals. Paris, 1737. Printed by the Royal Publishing House. 1 vol. in-4, 8vo (imperial) 159 pp. 20th century binding in glazed blonde leather on spine and corners, with marbling, spine gilt title on black leather with engraved jewels. In exceptional condition with very few minor spots. In French and Latin. A wonderful rare book with stunning fold-outs of smelting, casting and other techniques for making anchors, beautifully bound, a real treasure.

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Ankh Antiquarian Books established in 1989, specialises in rare Antiquarian books and new books on the subject of Ancient Egypt and History. In 2019 Jennifer was joined by her daughter Laura in the business, the next generation of booksellers. Now the book shop has excellent facilities and a stock of almost 5000 books, plus the ability to source books in Australia and overseas.
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