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London. 6 diagrams, 2 folding. 63pp. very slim 4to, original brown blind stamped cloth, front cover detached, dampstained. N.p., n.d. (London Weale, 1845). Scarce. Good. The researches contained in this volume are intended to establish a universal law concerning the flow of water. Peacocke places the results of his experiments and the calculations by new formulae side by side in parallel columns of figures. Presentation copy.
San Francisco: Norman, 1993. Numerous illustrations. 17 different rare illustrated instrument catalogues and circulars published between 1887 and 1890 reprinted and bound in 2 volumes, thick 8vo, blue cloth. San Francisco: Norman Publishing, 1993. Near Fine. These extensively illustrated and annotated catalogues provide the best available record of the widest range of scientific, optical, artistic and photographic instruments available during the latter part of the 19th century. A comprehensive research tool for the history of 19th-century scientific and medical technology.....