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BOYLE, Robert.

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  1. Medicina Hydrostatica: or, Hydrostaticks Applyed to the Materia Medica.
    First edition of "the first tract in English upon the determination of specific gravity" (Fulton, p.128). At the end is "A catalogue of the philosophical books and tracts, written by the Honourable Robert Boyle Esq." (Wing B3928A) at end, which has been marked by a contemporary hand. Learn More
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    Stock Code: 108077

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  2. A Free Discourse against Customary Swearing.
    First edition, with an attractive early American provenance, a preliminary blank is inscribed: "Wm. Dummer's Booke, 3: May 1706, pretium 3 shillings". This is the governor of the Province of Massachusetts Bay, William Dummer (1677-1761), after whom Dummer's War is named, a series of battles between New England and the Wabanaki... Learn More
    £450

    Stock Code: 110090

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