L'INDUSTRIE. Exposition de 1834.
Paris: L. Tenré 1834. The illustrated catalogue of the French Industrial Exposition of 1834. This was the eighth major French Exposition, and the first to be held in buildings erected specifically for its use. Flachat's text provides an extensive commentary on the products and inventions exhibited in all categories as well as offering a history of the 7 expositions which had preceded it (the last having been in 1827). A complete copy with the full complement of 38 lithographed plates depicting examples of products displayed. Only 20 plates are called for in the text and some copies appeared with only that number. 4to (27.5 x 19 cm); 160 pp. + lithographed title and 38 engraved lithographed and engraved plates.
Recently rebound in quarter cloth with marbled paper boards; scattered foxing.
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