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A New and complete dictionary of arts and sciences; [electronic resource] comprehending all the branches of useful knowledge, with accurate descriptions as well of the various machines, instruments, tools, figures, and schemes necessary for illustrating them, as of the classes, kinds, preparations, and uses of natural productions, whether animals, vegetables, minerals, fossils, or fluids; together with the kingdoms, provinces, cities, towns, and other remarkable places throughout the world.

Illustrated with above three hundred copper-plates, engraved by Mr. Jefferys, geographer to his Majesty. The whole extracted from the best authors in all languages. By a society of gentlemen.

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Names: Jefferys, Thomas,
Published: London, W. Owen, 1763-64.
Edition: The 2nd ed.,
Topics: Science - Encyclopedias - 18th Century. | Technology - Encyclopedias - 18th Century. | Science - Encyclopedias. | Technology - Encyclopedias. | Industrial arts - Great Britain.
Genres: Electronic books.
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Physical Description: 1 online resource (4 v. in 8.) front., 302 plates (part fold.)
Edition: The 2nd ed., with many additions, and other improvements.
Notes: Paged continuously, with some duplication in page numbers.
Plates not in consecutive order.
Other Names: Jefferys, Thomas, d. 1771.
Society of Arts (Great Britain). Society of Gentlemen.

More Details for: A New and complete dictionary of arts an