"Natural Science Books in English 1600 - 1900", Knight, David M.
Subject: Cartographic reference
Period: 1989 (published)
Publication: Portman Books
7.7 x 10 inches
19.6 x 25.4 cm
Considered a standard reference on natural science books. A comprehensive account of the significant scientific works that appeared in English from 1600-1900. Although a wide subject, this book succeeds in covering it in a comprehensive yet readable manner. Extended bibliographies follow each chapter. Extensively illustrated in text, with 4 fine color plates. Hard bound in dark green boards with dj, 262 pages. 2nd corrected Edition, 1st printing.