CATALOGUE OF THE LIBRARY OF THE PHILOSOPHICAL INSTITUTION OF EDINBURGH. John F. Rodger.

CATALOGUE OF THE LIBRARY OF THE PHILOSOPHICAL INSTITUTION OF EDINBURGH.

(Philosophical Institution of Edinburgh).

Edinburgh: Printed for the institution by R. & R. Clark, 1857. Bound with SUPPLEMENT TO THE CATALOGUE OF THE LIBRARY OF THE PHILOSOPHICAL INSTITUTION OF EDINBURGH

  • Edinburgh: Printed for the Institution by R. & R. Clark, 1861.
  • both volumes bound in one 8vo.
  • modern cloth, leather spine label.
  • xiv, 418; (iv),121+(1) pages.

Price: $135.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 56181

Founded in 1846, The Philosophical Institution intended to form "a compete and truly rich collection of English literature." By 1857, it had amassed a library of 10,402 volumes. Introduction by the authors describing the purpose of the library. Includes rules and regulations of the library and a list of donors. Supplement brings the catalogue up to date for 1861. Some internal nineteenth- century library markings.