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Rohault's System of Natural Philosophy, illustrated with Dr Samuel Clarke's Notes,by John Clarke. Vol. 1, Second Edition, London, 1729

Description
Fully bound in plain calf leather, spine has five raised bands with red Morocco label 'Clarke's Rohault Vol..I' On the front and back paste-down are ink drawings thought to be done in Sterne's hand - unidentifiable (possible pen trails). There is a detached book plate inserted into the front of the volume 'Serjeantson of Hanlith' with a note by Monkman 'The book plate I carefully soaked off, in vol. 1, to reveal the scribblings beneath'. Monkman has inserted other notes throughout the volume. There are 12 fold out diagrams at the back of the volume. Pages [36] 285 [3].
 
Accession number
CCWSH:1364
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Clarke, John
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Dimensions
Width:
126mm

Height:
204mm