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[Journal de l'Ecole Polytechnique]. Journal polytechnique ou bulletin du travail fait à l'école centrale des travaux publics. Premier Cahier.
Journal de l'école Polytechnique ou Bulletin du travail fait à cette école. Deuxième Cahier et troisième cahier. 

Paris, De l'Imprimerie de la République, An III- AnIV (1795-1796.

Three 4to (249x186 mm), viii-189-(2)-(1 bl.) pages, 2 folding tables and one folding plate / viii-208 pages, one folding table and six plates / (4)-xvi-(2), [209]-444 pages, one folding table and one plate.  binding : Contemporary half red morocco. Binding a little rubbed. Minor foxing and waterstain, except on first leaves of part 2 (strong watertains), gathering E and F swapped but complete.

First edition of the first three volume of the "cahiers du journal de l'école polytechnique."
Important documents for the history of the development of science in France.
This is the first course of the Ecole Polytechnique created after the french revolution in 1794.
It includes courses on the most diverse subjects by the most famous names of the time: Monge, Fourcroy, Chaptal, Berthollet ...
Volume 3 contain a paper on the organization of the school, with the list of administrators and teachers.
Rare.

provenance: Stamp on title page and page 1 ("Dépot général des fortifications").

Price : 950 €

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