Stockholm: Norstedt & Soner, 1914. First. paperback. Some illustrations and folding plates. 75; 20pp. Slim 8vo, original printed wrappers, partially unopened. Stockholm: P.A. Norstedt & Soner, 1914. First edition. A near fine copy. near fine.
Whole issue offered entire, featuring Onnes' Nobel Prize speech (29 pages). He was awarded the Prize in Physics for studies on the properties of certain bodies at low temperatures, investigations which led to the preparation of liquid helium. There are also printed here speeches by other winners: Alfred Werner (Chemistry), and Charles Richet (Physiology). With portraits and biographical sketches of the winners.