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MEMOIRES SUR L'EDUCATION DES VERS A SOIE, Par Mr, l'Abbe Boissier De Sauvages, de la Societie-Royale des Sciences de Montpellier; de l'Academie Imperiale Physico-Botanique & de celle des George- Fili de Florence. Divises en trois Parties, avec un Traite s

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Nismes: Chex Gaude, Libraire, , 1763. . 8vo's. 3 works bound in two, the first work in 3 parts all with their own title pages. xvi, 132, (4), 148, (2), 192, (2) pp. plus the second work" De la Culture des Muriers", 128 pp. plus the third work, " Observations sur Origine du Miel'. 38 pp. Plus a bibliography of books relating to silk culture. 8 pp. OCLC locates only 1 copy in America at The American Philosophical Society Library and an additional copy at The British Library. No copy for sale on the NET. A curious work in that it combines the culture of silk and the making of honey both done by insects that contribute to making commercial products. First edition. . First title page of each volume partially browned at edges. 2 title pages and a chapter heading have a small faint library stamp that is overstamped withdrawn. 2 of the title pages do not have these markings. Very good +. .

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