SAVÉRIEN (Alexandre). Histoire des philosophes modernes [...] I. Partie contenant l'histoire des métaphysiciens

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SAVÉRIEN (Alexandre). Histoire des philosophes modernes [...] I. Partie contenant l'histoire des metaphysiciens (History of modern philosophers .... Section containing the history of metaphysicians).

Brunet Printing, Paris, 1760.

In-4 quarto, speckled calfskin, triple gilt threading framing the boards, embossed coat of arms in center, decorated plain back, a.e.g. (binding of the era).

First series of this work which totals eight, published until 1769.
One decorated title-frontispiece, nine portraits, one of author on frontispiece, and two allegorical figures, all drawn and engraved by FRANÇOIS, « dans le goût du crayon » (in pencil manner) and titled in bistre wash.

Few minor foxings.

Cohen, 942

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