Stockholm, Lars Salvius, 1758. In four issues. 8vo (22.0 x 14.0 cm). 315, vii pp. Original blind wrappers.
The official journal of the Swedish Academy of Sciences for the year 1758, with contributions by Linnaeus, Runeberg, Modeer, and others. Topics include astronomy, medicine, magnetism, mathematics, meteorology, botany (including a paper by Linnaeus), etc., etc. Linnaeus's paper is on the plant genera Loeflingia and Minuartia. Uncut, creating a mix of "normal", and very wide margins. Spines singed, fraying and a few short tears to the front wrapper margins of the first part, otherwise a very good, clean set. Soulsby, 557.