The Wigmaker’s Art in the 18th Century. A Translation of the section on Wigmaking in the 3rd Edition (1776) of the Encylopedie of Denis Diderot & Jean D’Alembert.

By: COX, J.STEVENS (ed):

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Pamphlet. In blue limp card covers. In near fine condition. 30pp text. With 8 b/w plates and frontis. A fascinating booklet with instructions for making wigs, beginning with the complex process of preparing and cleaning the hair .

Title: The Wigmaker’s Art in the 18th Century. A Translation of the section on Wigmaking in the 3rd Edition (1776) of the Encylopedie of Denis Diderot & Jean D’Alembert.

Author Name: COX, J.STEVENS (ed):

Categories: Miscellaneous Subjects,

Publisher: Toucan Press, Guernsey. 1980 2nd edition.:

Seller ID: 77927

Keywords: Miscellaneous Subjects J.STEVENS COX, Wigmaker’s Art, 18th Century, Translation, Wigmaking, Encylopedie, Denis Diderot, Jean D’Alembert, preparing, cleaning, instructions,