Title: ISIS, Volumes 1 to 79 [George Sarton's Set]
Publisher: Wondelgem-Lez-Gand/M. Weissenbruch/St. Catherine Press
Publication Date: 1913
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition.
A scarce continuous run of the journal ISIS from 1913 to 1953, comprising volumes 1 to 79. George Sarton's personal set with his bookplate in each volume. Small 4to. Bound in 9 volumes. First volume bound in 1/4 morocco with marbled boards, remaining volumes bound in gray buckram with red morocco spine labels. Mild shelfwear to boards, some rubbing to spine labels, large chip to spine label of fourth volume. Internally clean and unfoxed. Originally subtitled as "Revue Consacree a l'histoire de la science, publiee par George Sarton" then "Critical Bibliography of the History of Science and of History of Civilization" and finally "An International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences." Publishers also changed a few times throughout the run. From the collection of Martin Gutzwiller, physicist and noted collector of books relating to the history of science. Please contact us for additional pictures or information. Bookseller Inventory # SET0405X
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