Item #4343 Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Scientists [11 volumes]. Elbert HUBBARD.
Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Scientists [11 volumes]
Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Scientists [11 volumes]
Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Scientists [11 volumes]
Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Scientists [11 volumes]

Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Scientists [11 volumes]

East Aurora, NY: Roycrofters, 1905. First Edition. Paperback. 8vo. 8"x6". Sewn wraps. All volumes in very good condition with minor shelf wear to wraps, and several have unopened pages. All are complete as issued with portrait pages laid in, except Copernicus and Galileo which lack their portraits.
This is a collection of 11 antique books hand-printed by the Roycrofters, the celebrated arts and crafts community of East Aurora, NY. These are from the 1905 Great Scientists series (Vol. XVI and XVII). This collection is nearly complete, lacking only Haeckel (July, 1905). (McKenna 119)

Contains the following volumes:
Copernicus (January, 1905) (lacks portrait)
Galileo (February, 1905) (lacks portrait)
Newton (March, 1905) (wraps beginning to tear at hinge)
Humboldt (April, 1905)
Herschel (May, 1905)
Darwin (June, 1905)
Linnaeus (August, 1905)
Huxley (September, 1905)
Tyndall (October, 1905)
Wallace (November, 1905) (wraps beginning to tear at hinge)
John Fiske (December, 1905). Very good. Item #4343

Price: $125.00