Diderot & d’Alembert (1768) ‘Mineralogy, 4th collection. Mountains, plate 3 (p.137) from Encylopedie, v23. Copperplate engraving

Diderot & d’Alembert (1768) ‘Mineralogy, 4th collection. Mountains, plate 3 (p.137) from Encylopedie, v23. Copperplate engraving

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Diderot & d’Alembert (1768) ‘Mineralogy, 4th collection. Mountains, plate 3 (p.137) from Encylopedie, v23. Copperplate engraving (41.5 x 30cm), with clear plate mark (36 x 23cm) showing, fig 1 (below) ‘the famous grotto of Antiparos Island in Cyclades Archipelago, Greece,and fig 2 (above), ‘Singular [karst] Rocks of Aderbach in Bohemia’ [Germany]. Aderbach may be Auerbach, but have not been able to confirm (Google doesn’t know!) Slightly age toned but clean and in very good condition. In French.