JOURNAL ROYAL SOCIETY ARTS COLLECTION, 217 PARTS BETWEEN 1888 & 1969

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Journal of the Society of Arts (later The Royal Society of Arts, and later still, in 1964 The Journal of the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce) - an extensive and rare collection of c.217 parts, mainly duplicates from a National Botanic Garden library, with neat withdrawn stamps on most of the upper covers. Paperbacks, as issued. The covers of the early issues are extremely fragile and crumbling, though the contents are sound. A few early covers are either detached or missing. The remaining parts are overall in good sound condition. The Journal contains an amazingly diverse range of articles, which provides much material for the browser or researcher of social history, industry, manufacture and horticulture. Commencing in 1888, the issue numbers offered here are : 1869, 1870, 1871, 1872, 2264, 2267, 2273, 2287, 2311, 2315, 2384, 2385, 2386, 2387, 2425, 2450, 2453, 2537, 2547, 2548, 2555, 2557, 2559, 2560, 2563, 2567, 2573, 2580, 2590. 2599, 2601, 2612, 2613, 2614, 2618, 2619, 2626, 2628, 2631, 2638, 2641, 2643, 2644, 2645, 2648, 2649, 2650, 2671, 2674, 2675, 2681, 2683, 2689, 2692, 2694, 2697, 2711, 2766, 2768, 2770, 2774, 2775, 2785, 2803, 2821, 2823, 2877, 3294, 3305, 3310, 3356, 3363, 3366, 3367, 3415, 3422, 3424, 3426, 3446, 3467, 3471, 3499, 3509, 3510, 3516, 3555, 3560, 3567, 3610, 3611, 3613, 3615, 3623, 3676, 3710, 3714, 3808, 3812, 3813, 3814, 3816, 4031, 4038, 4039, 4040, 4046, 4047, 4048, 4052, 4075, 4079, 4087, 4097, 4104, 4109, 4110, 4136, 4142, 4145, 4176, 4177, 4181, 4221, 4224, 4229, 4234, 4246, 4263, 4277, 4605, 4606, 4607, 4608, 4611, 4612, 4613, 4614, 4618, 4621, 4628, 4629, 4630, 4809, 4815, 4816, 4818, 4820, 4821, 4826, 4827, 4834, 4840, 4841, 4842, 4844, 4845, 4846, 4847, 4848, 4849, 4850, 4851, 4859, 4863, 4866, 4868, 4869, 4870, 4880, 4881, 4885, 4887, 4892, 4893, 4895, 4900, 4901, 4915, 4918, 4921, 4922, 4923, 4971, 4976, 4978, 4980, 4981, 4990, 5054, 5059, 5066, 5070, 5080, 5090, 5091, 5092, 5093, 5094, 5097, 5098, 5102, 5108, 5114, 5115, 5120, 5130, 5131, 5132, 5133, 5135, 5152, (finishing in March 1969). Of the more horticultural articles, the following stand out : Fruit Growing in Kent. British Grown Tea. Timbers of British Columbia. Forests of North Russia. National Parks of Canada. India's Commercial Fibres. The Indian Paradise Garden (Villiers Stuart). Empire Timbers. The Empire Fruit Industry. Insect Visitors of Fruit Blossoms. Trees and Shrubs in LCC Parks. The Waste Products of Agriculture. The Jute Industry. Bees and Beekeeping. Reclamation of Abandoned Industrial Areas. The Red Locust. Tobacco Growing in England. Italian Renaissance Gardens (Jellicoe). Civilization and Landscape (Crowe). Amenity Value of Urban Waterways. Design of Crematoria (Maxwell Fry). Making of Gardens (Roper). Whilst the great breadth of other subjects can be judged by : The Deserted Cities of Vijayanagar. Bengal - the land and its people. The South Russian Iron Industry. Domestic Life in Persia. New Aspects of Life Insurance. Conventionalism in Primitive Design. Ice Breakers and their service (1904). Garden Cities (Sennett). The Cinematograph. England of Shakespeare. Colour Printing. Settlers Problems in Kenya. Josiah Wedgwood. Craft of the Decorative Iron Worker. The Canning Industry. The Industrial Designer and Leather. The Mountains of Sinkiang. Lyon Playfair and the Great Exhib ition. Road Racing. Seed Crushing Industry. Design for Television (1956). West Indian Sugar Industry. Influence of Festival of Britain on Design (1961). Training Police Dogs. Soviet Russia Today (1964). The National Theatre (Ken Tynan). The Gas Industry. Television and the Dramatist (Lord Willis). Sculpyure in Industry. World Communication. The Planning of Cities and Regions. Currency Decimilization (1867). Michelangelo's "Madonna" and "Entombment". In addition, many of the published Cantor Lectures cover two or three parts each : Colour in Modern Life. Science of Brewing. The Festival of Britain. The Great Exhibition. Recent Developments in Microscopy. Hertzian Wave Telegraphs. Photography as Applied to Illustration and Printing (1902). Sources of Commercial India Rubber. Yeast - its morphology and culture. The Coronation Issue, The Centenary issue of the Journal, and both parts of the Bicentenary of the Society are present. [Extremely heavy, weighing over 14 kilos before packing - extra postage will be required. These will be EXTREMELY expensive to post overseas.].

Title: JOURNAL ROYAL SOCIETY ARTS COLLECTION, 217 PARTS BETWEEN 1888 & 1969

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Categories: Industry, Social History, History,

Publisher: London,

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Fair

Seller ID: 012976

Keywords: history.industry.industrial.trade.commerce. horticulture. manufacture.society.social.crafts.forestry.trades.empire.