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Papermaking, France, 18th century
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Mémoire des observations sur les papiers de la Chine
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Report by J.G. Ecrevisse to Nicolas Desmarest on Chinese paper, and on means of introducing some of its superior qualities into European paper. With Desmarest's response to the report appended. The appended response is unsigned but is ascribed to Desmarest in wording on the wrapper that formerly enclosed the two reports (MS.9284/3).
1 volume 1 volume: approx. 205 x 160 mm. 16 ff. Grey-blue paper covers.