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Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society Reports
TO ORDER or for further information contact Ivor Cornish :-
Tel:- ( 0117 ) 9076899
Email :- ambra@localhistory.co.uk
All items are octavo unless otherwise stated.
Postage, packing and insurance are extra.
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  1. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. ELEVENTH ANNUAL REPORT. 2 folding plates, 61 + 7 + 17pp, original printed wraps, spine worn, lower wrap loose. Falmouth: 1843. £22.00
    * Includes:- Couch. On the process and growth of Crabs and Lobsters, &c.; Hunt. Experiments for ascertaining the quantity of Air which enters the Fire places of the Cornish Engines, etc.


  2. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. TWELFTH ANNUAL REPORT. 3 plates, xii + 126pp, original printed wraps, spine worn. Falmouth: 1844. £22.00
    * Includes:- Couch. A Natural History of the Mackarel; Edmonds. Sepulchral Monuments at Carnsew, etc.


  3. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. SEVENTEENTH ANNUAL REPORT. 2 graphs, 125pp + 6pp, original printed wraps, spine worn, corners curled of approx. 20 pages, and about to shear off, not affecting text. Falmouth: 1849. £20.00
    * Includes:- Cocks. Contributions to the Flora of Falmouth; Miss Warren. Marine Algae, found on the Falmouth Shores, etc.


  4. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. EIGHTEENTH ANNUAL REPORT. 2 plates, 55pp + 6pp, original printed wraps, lacks spine. Falmouth: 1850. £22.00
    * Includes:- Cocks. Contributions to the Flora of Falmouth; Cocks. Addenda to Miss Warren's List of Falmouth Algae, etc.


  5. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. NINETEENTH ANNUAL REPORT. 6 plates, 54pp + 12pp + 5pp, original printed wraps, lacks spine. Falmouth: 1851. £22.00
    * Includes:- Cocks. Contributions to the Flora of Falmouth; Cock. Actinae procured at Falmouth and its neighbourhood; Puckey. Notice of Man Machine at Fowey Consols Mines, etc. etc.


  6. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. TWENTIETH ANNUAL REPORT. 108pp + 14pp, original printed wraps, lacks spine. Falmouth: 1852. £22.00
    * Includes:- Cocks. Contributions to the Flora of Falmouth; Stocker. Essay on the China-stone and China-clays of Cornwall; Couch. Observations on the Skeleton of a Porpoise, etc.


  7. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. TWENTY-FIRST ANNUAL REPORT. 3 folding plates, 42 + 14 + 8pp, original printed wraps, lacks spine and stitching, loose. Falmouth: 1853. £20.00
    * Includes:- Cocks. Contributions to the Flora of Falmouth, etc.


  8. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. THIRTIETH ANNUAL REPORT. xlv + 25pp + 15pp + 8pp, original printed wraps, spine worn. Falmouth: 1862. £20.00
    * Includes:- Cocks. Contributions to the Falmouth Fauna, 1862, etc.


  9. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. THIRTY-FIRST ANNUAL REPORT. xlvii + 55 + 12pp, original printed wraps, spine worn, top wrap loose. Falmouth: 1863. £22.00
    * Includes:- Cocks. Contributions to the Falmouth Fauna, 1863, etc.


  10. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. THIRTY-SECOND ANNUAL REPORT. xli + 23pp + 24pp + 8pp, original printed wraps, lacks spine. Falmouth: 1852. £22.00
    * Includes:- Cocks. Contributions to the Flora and Fauna of Falmouth, etc.


  11. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. THIRTY-FOURTH ANNUAL REPORT. Original printed wraps, folding map. Falmouth: 1866. £22.00
    * Includes:- Jonathan Couch. A Filefish of the Mediterranean....; Bullmore. Cornish Fauna; Enys. On the Probable course of the Tyrian or Carthaginian Ships to Cornwall, etc.


  12. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. THIRTY-SEVENTH ANNUAL REPORT. 112pp + folding table + 8 + 20pp, original printed wraps, spine worn. Falmouth: 1869. £22.00
    * Includes:- Cocks. Falmouth Fauna; Bannister. Cornish Names; articles on Dolcoath Mine and Carn Brea, etc.


  13. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. FORTIETH ANNUAL REPORT. Original printed wraps, folding table, loose stitching broken. Falmouth: 1872. £22.00
    * Includes:- Worth. Mining Skills in Devon and Cornwall; Spencer Bate. Prehistoric Antiquities of Dartmoor. etc. etc.


  14. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. FORTY-FOURTH ANNUAL REPORT. Original printed wraps, folding table. Falmouth: 1876. £22.00
    * Includes:- Exhibition details of:- Cherry's Compound Steam Pumping Engine; davis's Mining and surveying Aneroid etc. etc.


  15. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. FORTY-SIXTH ANNUAL REPORT. Original printed wraps, folding table. Falmouth: 1878. £22.00
    * Includes Fox. Observations.... on the Pilchard Fishery. etc. etc.


  16. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. FORTY-EIGHTH ANNUAL REPORT. Original printed wraps, folding table, wraps, chipped to edges. Falmouth: 1880. £22.00
    * Includes:- Exhibition details of:- Michell and Tregoning's Pulveriser; Carrington's Paper Testing Machine, etc. etc.


  17. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. FORTY-NINTH ANNUAL REPORT. Original printed wraps, folding table. Falmouth: 1881. £22.00
    * Includes:- Holmes' Lectures on Danger Signals at Sea; Exhibition details of:- Johnson's Sleeping Berths; Normandy Compressor, etc. etc.


  18. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. FIFTY-FIRST ANNUAL REPORT. Original printed wraps, few textual illusts, folding table, wraps slightly rubbed to edges. Falmouth: 1883. £22.00
    * Includes:- Exhibition Details:- Percussive Rock Perforator; Michell and Tregoning's Pulveriser, etc.


  19. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. SIXTY-SECOND ANNUAL REPORT. Frontis, original printed wraps, slight wear to spine. 1894. £22.00
    * Includes:- Copper in the Lizard Serpentine; County Fisheries School; Herring on the Coasts of Cornwall, etc. etc.


  20. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. SIXTY-THIRD ANNUAL REPORT. Original printed wraps, lacks lower portion of spine. 1895. £22.00
    * Includes:- Old Falmouth Packet Services, etc. etc.


  21. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. SIXTY-FIFTH ANNUAL REPORT. Frontis, original printed wraps, small portion torn from top corner of top wrap. 1897. £22.00
    * Includes:- Collins. Cornish Mines and Miners; Report on the Fisheries Committee etc. etc.


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