Heralds of Science, as represented by two hundred epochal books and pamphlets in the Dibner Library, Smithsonian Institution

By: Bern Dibner (1897-1988)

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25th ANNIVERSARY EDITION. Series: Burndy Library Publication, No. 34; Dibner Library Publication, No. 2. 4to. 10 3/4 x 8 1/4 inches. xiii, 96 pp. Black-and-white illustrations throughout; text clean, unmarked. Printed paper wrappers, perfect bound; binding square and tight. Very Good. This reference book, "among the two or three most-quoted references of description in antiquarian bookseller's catalogs around the world" at the time of republication, "is an effort to select a comprehensive number of books representative of the most important contributions to the physical and biological sciences issued since the beginnings of printing." (Preface) The catalogue lists books from the Dibner Library, collected by engineer and historian Bern Dibner.

Title: Heralds of Science, as represented by two hundred epochal books and pamphlets in the Dibner Library, Smithsonian Institution

Author Name: Bern Dibner (1897-1988)

Categories: Reference,

Edition: 25th Anniversary Edition

Publisher: Norwalk, CT; Washington, DC, Burndy Library; Smithsonian Institution: 1980

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Used: Very Good

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: OG914-018

Keywords: Bern Dibner, Heralds of Science, as represented by two hundred epochal books and pamphlets in the Dibner Library, Smithsonian Institution, Reference, History of Science