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Biographies of Distinguished Scientific Men. Second Series

By: Arago, Francois

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Ticknor & Fields: 1859

Seller ID: 017714

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 discus... View more info