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Vol 22 No 4 April/May 2017

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British Patents of Invention, 1617-1977

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ISBN13: 9780712308175
ISBN: 0712308172
Published: August 1999
Publisher: The British Library Publishing Division
Format: Paperback
Price: £39.00

Despatched in 8 to 10 days.

This guide explains how researchers can use patents as a source of historic information. Covering the British patents system from 1617 to the 1977 Patents Act, the guide is intended for anyone researching the history of science and technology or looking for information on the people behind the inventions. Sections include: the historical background of the patent system; patenting procedure; people in the patent system; the patent specification; and searching for patents information.

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