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HOOKE, Robert (1635-1702).  Lectiones Cutlerianae, or a Collection of Lectures: Physical, Mechanical, Geographical, & Astronomical ... to which are added divers Miscellaneous Discourses.  London: for John Martyn, 1679.
HOOKE, Robert (1635-1702). Lectiones Cutlerianae, or a Collection of Lectures: Physical, Mechanical, Geographical, & Astronomical ... to which are added divers Miscellaneous Discourses. London: for John Martyn, 1679.

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HOOKE, Robert (1635-1702). Lectiones Cutlerianae, or a Collection of Lectures: Physical, Mechanical, Geographical, & Astronomical ... to which are added divers Miscellaneous Discourses. London: for John Martyn, 1679.

4o (220 x 163 mm). 16 (of 17) engraved plates, all but 3 folding (lacks tab. IIII of Lampas). (Some minor pales spotting, mostly marginal.) Contemporary mottled calf (covers detached). Provenance: Bridgewater Library (large engraved bookplate).

FIRST COLLECTED EDITION. Hooke's six Cutlerian lectures which originally appeared separately between 1674 and 1678 [see lot 526] were collected and published in 1679 under a general title. Keynes Hooke 23; Dibner Heralds of Science 147; Wing H-2617; Norman 1099.
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