Inventory of Diderot’s Encyclopédie: plates

with a study of the contributors by John Lough

Author: Richard N. Schwab with the collaboration of Walter E. Rex

Volume: 223

Series: SVEC

Publication Date: 1984

Pages: 579

ISBN: 978-0-7294-0310-8

Price: £55


General considerations
Essay on the relation of the plates, articles, and explications
Problems of attribution, particularly regarding Diderot
The plates and the problem of attribution of the unsigned articles
The physical production of the plates: the craftsmen and artists
Inventory of the plates
Part I: Description of the plates
The original edition, Census of the plates
Collation of volumes I-XI
The supplementary volume of plates (XII), and Collation
The plates of the ‘Geneva’ edition, Collation and Main check points for identification
Part II: Comprehensive inventory of the plates
Volumes I-XI and Volume XII (Supplément)
Part III: Index of articles containing references to the plates
Volumes I-XVII and Supplément Volumes I-IV
Part IV: Index of objects depicted in the plates
Part V: Index of contributors to the plates
Errata and addenda for volumes I-VI of the Inventory
General table of contents for volumes I-VI
J. LOUGH, The Contributors to the Encyclopédie
1. The contributors to the Encyclopédie
2. The contributors to the Supplément
3. Notes on the contributors to the Encyclopédie
4. Notes on the contributors to the Supplément

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