By Various
New York   Herbert Reichner
10" by 7" xiv, 228pp.
A first edition, limited edition copy 'Catalogue of the Works of Sir Isaac Newton' from the Grace K. Babson Collection.
By Various

1950 A descriptive catalogue Of the Grace K. Babson Collection of the works of Sir Isaac Newton and the material relating to him in the Babson Institute Library Babson Park, Mass.

New York   Herbert Reichner
10" by 7" xiv, 228pp.
A first edition, limited edition copy 'Catalogue of the Works of Sir Isaac Newton' from the Grace K. Babson Collection.
£75.00
: 1kgs / : 607M27

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Description

First Edition, Folding Plates, Illustrated, Limited Edition, Original Binding, Uncommon

Containing descriptions and illustrated plates of the vast collection, that showcases Newton's works throughout his lifetime. Collated, complete, illustrated throughout, with a folding plate of 'Autograph Manuscript by Newton of a Treatise on Solomon's Temple, with sketch of floor plan'. Limited edition 'of seven hundred and fifty copies, printed by The Anthoensen Press, Portland, Maine, in March 1950', all of which are unnumbered. With introduction by Gober Babson Webber, and Preface by Edward B. Hinckley, President of the Babson Institute.

Condition

In a cloth binding, with gilt stamped copy of Newton's signature to front board. Externally, lovely condition. Internally, firmly bound. Pages very bright and clean. The odd mark to front pastedown and front free-endpaper. Small mark to title page, not affecting text. Most pages uncut.

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