- Small quarto [8-7/8 inches high by 6-3/8 inches wide], printed cream wrappers with a decorative frame & vignette in black on the front cover. There is some minor staining & soiling to the covers & the bottom corner of the front cover is creased. 32 pages. Good.
"Book Exhibitions Number One". Catalog for "the first of a series of exhibitions designed [by the Science Museum, London] to illustrate science, technology and their histories by means of the written word or pictorial representation, as distinct from actual apparatus or product" [From the introduction by F. Sherwood Taylor, director of the museum].
ALCHEMY; A HUNDRED ALCHEMICAL BOOKS; BOOK EXHIBITION NUMBER ONE; CATALOG; SCIENCE MUSEUM, LONDON; F. SHERWOOD TAYLOR, DIRECTOR.