History of the Royal Society Edited with Critical Apparatus by Jackson I. Cope and Harold Whitmore Jones by Thomas Sprat is just one of the books that I managed to get listed today! St. Louis: Washington University Studies; London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd, 1959, Hardback in dust wrapper.
A facsimile reprint, with new introduction and notes, of the first edition of 1667. Originally published London: Printed by T. R. for J. Martyn, 1667, as The History of the Royal-Society of London, for the Improving of Natural Knowledge. Illustrated by way of: Facsimiles;
Very Good in Poor Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper heavily damp-stained at the spine and onto the margins of the panels, faded overall with fraying to the corners and spine ends. Edges of the text block lightly tanned. Previous owners’ notes to the first blank alongside an exhibition leaflet where the original book was displayed.
Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine.
[XXXII] 438  pages. 9¼” x 6¼”.