The Architectural Plates from the "Encyclopedie" (Dover Architecture)

From Diderot's huge illustrated checklist of 18th-century eu arts and sciences: dependent renderings of architectural landmarks; drawings and plans for windmills, bridges and boats; renderings of palatial interiors and furniture; elevations and flooring plans for plenty of famous ecu theaters; scenes of 18th-century craftsmen at paintings within the development trades; and masses more.

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