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JOURNAL OF SCIENCE AND THE ARTS
Journal of science and the arts. Edited at the Royal Institution of Great Britain. Published quarterly. Vol. I. (-IV).
London: printed for John Murray, by W. Bulmer and Co., 1816--18.
4 vols ; 21.0 cm. (8°)
I: [10], 328 p., [12] pl. (3 fold.)
II: [12], 484 p., VIII pl., (2 col., 1 fold.)
III: [2], iii, [3], xxiii, [1], 435, [1] p., IV pl. (2 fold.)
IV: [12], 416 p., [10] pl. (1 col., 5 fold.)

Soane had become one of the 280 original "proprietors" (the body from which the ruling council was elected) of the Royal Institution within a year of its formation in 1799, and delivered six lectures at its Albemarle Street premises in June 1817 and May--June 1820. See Bolton, Portrait, pp. 246--250; Darley, Soane, pp. 144, 171. Continued by: Quarterly journal of science, literature and the arts.

Binding C19th half calf, marbled-paper boards, gilt double-ruled spines, black spine-labels, gilt-lettered 'Journal Of Science'. Bound by Edwin Hutchinson for 6s., 28 February 1832. (Archives 7/16/29).

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