A Treatise on Mechanics.

KATER, Henry and LARDNER, Dionysius.

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Place Published: Philadelphia
Publisher: Carey, Lea
Date Published: 1835

Description: With engravings. A New Edition. 21 plates. 287pp. + index. 12mo, contemporary brown cloth, several leaves of notes tipped in. Philadelphia: Carey, Lea, 1835. Very good.

Comments: Text-book on elementary physics or mechanics. Kater (1777-1835), a member of all leading scientific societies of his time, is best known for his experiments with pendulums, and his improvements in the hygrometer. Lardner, the well-known Dublin-born popularizer of scientific knowledge, is best known for his Cabinet Cyclopedia.

Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 56325


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