Britannica now has a 1st
edition Encyclopædica Britannica replica set available for just
under US$200 (or here
for US$133 at Amazon). Seriously considering it, although there are
other things I could spend 180 loonies on. I would certainly get some
value out of having these three volumes containing the world’s knowledge
circa 1768 on my bookshelf, though.
(I suspect a couple of people on my friends list will appreciate this