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[Société philomathique]. Bulletin des sciences n°1 à 16. 

Paris, Du Pont, 1797 à 1798.

4to (265x200 mm), 144 pages and 9 plates.  binding : Contemporary marbled paper boards , flat spine, title in gilt on lettering-piece. Binding rubbed, corners bumped. Paper not cropped, sometimes dirty on certain issues with edges of the pages strangled, stains pages 7 and 95. Lack of paper in the margin of the first leave. 

The Philomatic Society is a scholarly society dedicated to the publication and dissemination of scientific articles. A sort of antechamber of the Academy of Sciences she took over during the revolutionary period when the Academies were closed.
The Bulletin of Sciences is the second bulletin published by the philomatic society after the end of the Bulletin of the Philomathitic Society.
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Price : 450 €

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