10 December 1999
BOYLE, Robert (1627-1691). The Works of the Honourable Robert Boyle, Esq. epitomiz'd. Edited by Richard Boulton. London: for J. Phillips and J. Taylor, 1669-70 (vols. I-III); for Thomas Bennet and John Wyat, 1670 (vol. 4).
4 volumes, 8o (188 x 125 mm). Engraved portrait of Boyle after vander Gucht in vol. 1 and 20 engraved plates (one folding). (Blank corner of Imprimatur leaf in vol. 3 torn off.) Contemporary mottled calf, spines gilt (a little wear to joints and corners).
According to Fulton, Vol. IV is rare. A rare complete set in uniform contemporary binding. Fulton Boyle 243. (4)
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