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Gunther, R.T. (Robert Theodore), 1869-1940.
Early science in Oxford .
Oxford, 1920-[68. v. 15, 1967]
|Named Person:||Robert Hooke|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
R T Gunther; Albert Edward Gunther
|Notes:||Vol. 1, issued in pts. (4 pts in 3), and v. 5 have no general t.p.
Imprint varies: v. 1, pt. 1, London, Printed for sale at the Oxford Science Laboratories, by Hazell, Watson and Viney, 1920 (cover, 1921). pt. 2, London, New York, Oxford University Press, 1922. pt. 3-4, [Oxford] Printed for the author at the Oxford University Press, 1923.--v. 2-5, 9, 15, Oxford, Printed for the subscribers, 1923-67.--v. 6-8, 10-11, Oxford, Printed for the author, 1930-37.
Vol. 12-14 are 1968 reprints by Dawsons of Pall Mall, London, of the original 1938-45 editions.
|Description:||15 volumes illustrations 22 cm|
|Contents:||[I] pt. I. Chemistry; pt. II. Mathematics; pt. III-IV. Physics and surveying.--II. Astronomy.--III. The biological sciences. The biological collections.--IV. The Philosophical society.--V. Chaucer and Messahalla on the astrolabe, now printed in full for the first time with the original illustrations.--VI-VII. The life and work of Robert Hooke, pt. I-II.--VIII. The Cutler lectures of Robert Hooke.--IX. De corde, by Richard Lower. London, 1699.--X. The life and works of Robert Hooke (pt. IV)--XI. Oxford colleges and their men of science.--XII. Dr. Plot and the correspondence of the philosophical society of Oxford.--XIII. The life and work of Robert Hooke (pt. V)--XIV. Life and letters of Edward Lhwyd.|
|Responsibility:||by R.T. Gunther.|