Horology and Science Books | 11 April 2013
Royal Society (The). - Philosophical Transactions and Collections (The), to the End of the Year 1720 [-1733], Abridged...,
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Royal Society (The).
Philosophical Transactions and Collections (The), to the End of the Year 1720 [-1733], Abridged...,
vol.1-7 in 8, vol.1-3 fourth edition, vol.4-5 second edition, the rest first editions , vol.1 & 4 with imprimatur leaf at beginning, numerous engraved plates, maps etc., many folding, occasional light spotting but generally very clean, a few plates in vol.6 part 2 with tears (crudely repaired with sticky tape), fine engraved bookplate of Charles Barlow of Emanuel College Cambridge pasted on verso of titles, contemporary mottled calf, a little worn, joints cracked, new labels, 4to, J. & J.Knapton [& others], 1732-31-34.
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