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DEMACHY, Jean François. Examen physique et chimique d'une eau minérale trouvée chez M. de Calsabigi à Passy; comparée aux eaux du même côteau, connues sous le nom des nouvelles eaux minérales de Madame Belami. 

s.l., s.n., [v. 1756].

8vo (170x110 mm), 45 pages.  binding : Twentieth-century full cloth. 

First edition.

Rare brochure that follows the analyzes of Rouelle and Cadet on the waters of Passy. The purpose of this study is to show that the water found in Mrs. Belami, neighbor of the Calasabigi is at least as good.

references: Neville [I. p. 351 : "A comparative description and analysis of the newly discovered source of mineral water found in the basement of the house of Mr and Mrs. Calsabigi in Passy (today the 16th arrondissement de Paris). This is the first edition of the author's first book. Very rare"].

provenance: Bookplate from Jules Couët (1860-1938) librarian from Comédie française.

Price : 250 €

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