Radium, and Other Radio-Active Substances; Polonium, Actinium, and Thorium, with a consideration of Phosphorescent and Flourescent Substances, the Properties and Applications of Selenium and the Treatment of Disease by the Ultra- Violet Light.
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Van Nostrand
Date Published: 1903
Description: 41 illus. 72pp. + ads. Thin 8vo, orig. gilt-lettered cloth. New York: Van Nostrand, 1903. First Edition. Very good (+).
Comments: Inscribed by the author. Hammer was an assistant to Thomas Edison and responsible for tests and records on incandescent lamps, later chief engineer of the Boston Edison Company and Edison's personal representative to the Paris Exposition of 1889. DAB.Signed: Y
Edition: First Edition
Condition: very good(+)
Book ID: 116167