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Sketches on the Royal Society and Royal Society Club.

Barrow, John Sir

Sketches on the Royal Society and Royal Society Club.

by Barrow, John Sir

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Published by Frank Cass in London .
Written in English


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Reprint of the 1849edition, London: John Murray, with a new index.

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Open LibraryOL21673480M
ISBN 100714624055

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Sketches of the Royal Society and Royal Society Club was published posthumously inas a supplement to Barrow's autobiography (also published in this series). It consists of a brief history of the societies, followed by a series of memoirs of presidents of the Royal Society of Barrow's time, and of other leading members of the Society and the Royal Society Club, the elite dining club associated Cited by: 2.

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