New York. The Grolier Club. 1964. 4to. 28cm, 449p., limited edition of 1,000 copies, colour Grolier Club crest on title-page, title-pages, plates, addenda, alphabetical & chronological indexes, quarter fine grain blue green linen backed grey fine grain linen boards, gilt spine titles & crest, t.e.g., in similar bound slip-case, fine copy (ho4.3). Item #38975
~ Bibliographical descriptions of notable science books from 1469 (Pliny) to Wolf (1962). Includes the works of Agricola, Aristotle, Bacon, Boyle, Copernicus, Curie, Darwin, Einstein, Faraday, Franklin, Freud, Galilei, Gilbert, Harvey, Newton, Pasteur, Pliny, Priestley, and many others. An impressive production set by the Steinehouse Press and printed by the Medidan Gravure Company on Curtis rag paper made especially for this book. Bound by J.P Tapley Company. An exceptional reference.