Biographies of Distinguished Scientific Men. Second Series

By: Arago, Francois

Price: $25.00

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Book Condition: Fair


Boston: Ticknor & Fields, 1859. Published 1859. Includes some small diagrams. Brown cloth with gilt spine lettering and other decoration in blind, 486 pages plus nine pages of publisher's ads. Front cover and spine very good but rear cover badly dampstained, with dampstains affecting only the endpapers and last few pages of the publisher's ads, text of book not affected. Good hinges, sound text block, age-toned but clean pages with very little foxing. Translated by W. H. Smyth; Baden Powell; Robert Grant. Biographies of Carnot, Malus, Frenel, Thomas Young and James Watt along with discussion of their scientific discoveries. . Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

Title: Biographies of Distinguished Scientific Men. Second Series

Author Name: Arago, Francois

Categories: Science, Medicine & Nature,

Publisher: Boston, Ticknor & Fields: 1859

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair

Seller ID: 017714

Keywords: BIOGRAPHY SCIENCE CARNOT MALUS FRESNEL THOMAS YOUNG JAMES WATT SCIENTISTS MEN OF SCIENCE HISTORY