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Automata
A COLLECTION OF 6 WORKS, COMPRISING:
i. [Vaucanson, Jacques (1709-82)]. Sommaire Vaucanson... [in:] Le musée des sciences. Journal Hebdomadaire Illustré. 1re année, no.42, pp.329-331 and no.43, pp.337-341, Paris: Bureau du Journal, 1857 [bound up, four volumes in total, 1856-60], illustrations, nineteenth quarter blue morocco, blue paper-covered boards, (bought from Thomas-Scheler, Paris, 1985), [T&W V3], slight browning, boards worn
ii. Chapuis, Alfred (1880-1958). Automata: a historical and technological study. Neuchatel 1958, original red cloth gilt, [T&W C66; Origins of Cyberspace 529; Randell 1979 p.118]
iii. Horologes et automates. Paris: Musée du Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers, 1954, original paper covers, [T&W C170]
iv. Chapuis, Alfred. Histoire de la boîte à musique. Lausanne: Édition Scriptar, 1955, limited issue (no.812), original quarter red morocco gilt, [T&W C65; Origins of Cyberspace 529; Randell 1979 p.118]
v. Chapuis, Alfred. Automates. Machines Automatiques et Machinisme. Geneva: S. A. des Publications Techniques, 1928, illustrations, original wrappers, (bought from The Antiquarian Scientist, Acton, MA, 2005), [T&W Add10], slightly torn on spine
vi. Chapuis, Alfred and Droz, Edmond. Les automates. Figures artificielles d'hommes et d'animaux. Histoire et technique. Neuchatel: Griffon, 1949, original red cloth gilt, (bought from Jonathan Hill, New York, 1980) [T&W C67; Randell 1979 p.118]
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