A New Theory of Terrestrial Magnetism.
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1833
Description: (Read before the New-York Lyceum of Natural History.) 158pp. 8vo, original brown cloth, rebacked, remains of spine title mounted; ex-lib. New York: G. & C. & H. Carvill, 1833. First Edition.
Comments: Wheeler Gift Cat. No. 878. The theory is that "Caloric" is the cause of atmospheric electricity, gravitation, magnetic polarity, etc.Binding: hardcover
Book ID: 35454