MAUPERTUIS, P.-L.-M. DE. The Figure of the Earth, determined from Observations made by Order of the French King, at the Polar Circle. London, 1738. 8vo, contemporary calf, spine gilt, upper joint splitting at ends. FIRST ENGLISH EDITION. 9 engraved folding plates; engraved folding map. Bookplate of Thomas Salvey.

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MAUPERTUIS, P.-L.-M. DE. The Figure of the Earth, determined from Observations made by Order of the French King, at the Polar Circle. London, 1738. 8vo, contemporary calf, spine gilt, upper joint splitting at ends. FIRST ENGLISH EDITION. 9 engraved folding plates; engraved folding map. Bookplate of Thomas Salvey.
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