All Scientists Now : the Royal Society in the Nineteenth Century.
Hall, Marie Boas.

Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1984. 1st edition. Very good in very good dust jacket. Edges and corners of dj and binding have slight wear. Slight foxing at bottom page edges. Former owner's name on endpaper. Review of book from Science magazine laid in. 261 p. w/illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. A uncommon scholarly study of Great Britain's Royal Society and its transition from a gentleman's club to a prestigious scientific institution, drawing heavily on the records of the Society itself. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Hardcover (Item ID: 4970)


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