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Abdeker, or, The art of preserving beauty : translated from an Arabic manuscript.

Author/Creator:
Le Camus, Antoine, 1722-1772.
Standardized title:
Abdeker, ou, L'art de conserver la beauté. English
Other title:
Art of preserving beauty
Publication:
London : Printed for A. Millar ..., 1754.
Format/Description:
Book
vii, [1], 220 p. ; 18 cm. (12mo)
Subjects:
Beauty, Personal -- Early works to 1800.
Cosmetics -- Early works to 1800.
Place of Publication:
England London.
Notes:
Translation of: Abdeker, ou, L'art de conserver la beauté.
In fact a translation of the work by Antoine Le Camus.
Signatures: [A]⁴ B-T⁶ U².
Title vignette; head- and tail-pieces.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Edgar Fahs Smith Memorial Fund.
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Martin and Margy Meyerson Endowment Fund for Special Collections.
Chronology:
1754
Cited in:
ESTC T86863
Contributor:
Collection of British and American Fiction, 1660-1830 (University of Pennsylvania)
Edgar Fahs Smith Memorial Fund.
Martin and Margy Meyerson Endowment Fund for Special Collections.
Web link:
The Edgar Fahs Smith Memorial Fund Home Page
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