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Cambridge: University Press, 1948. Text figures. 652 pages. Tall thick 8vo, navy blue cloth. Cambridge: University Press, 1948. Reprint of the fifth edition. Some wear at head, else a near fine copy. "Written in Jeans' fluent style, [it] was widely used and went through many editions". -- DSB 7, p. 84.
Washington: Carnegie Institute, 1911. With 67 plates of spectrograms. 8vo, original cloth. Washington D.C.: Carnegie Institute, 1911. Very good. First Edition. The problems here under investigation include the effect of ions as compared with molecules on the absorption spectra of solutions, the effect of high temperature on the absorption spectra of aqueous solutions, and the measurement of the intensity of the various absorption bands by means of radiomicrmeter and thermoelectric junctions.
Philadelphia: Carey, Lea, 1835. 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. 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.
London: Macmillan, 1909. With black and white illustrations from Mrs. King's own drawings and those of her daughters. 245 pages (top edge gilt, other edges deckle, marks from adhesive of old bookplates which have been removed from front endpapers), 8vo, red cloth (darkened, front hinge cracked). A good copy. From the William Inglis Morse collection, bearing his ex-libris stamps.
Paris: Deterville, 1801. Illustrated with 3 folding copper engravings. xxx, [ii], 443,  pages. 8vo, contemporary marbled boards with mottled calf spine, decorated in gilt; marbled page edges. Paris: Deterville, 1801. Second Edition. Final leaf damaged, else a very good(+) clean copy. "Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier, a meticulous experimenter, revolutionized chemistry. He established the law of conservation of mass, determined that combustion and respiration are caused by chemical reactions with what he named "oxygen" and helped systematize chemical nomenclature, among many other.....
Illus. 7 pages (pp 728-734) IN: Annalen der Physik, 4th series, vol. 17, no. 4. 8vo, original printed wrappers. (front wrapper chipped). Leipzig, 1905. First Edition. Offered entire. Lehmann, the great German physicist, was the discoverer of liquid crystals, a subject to which the present work is an early contribution. Other contributors to this volume include A. Winkelmann, John Koch, W. Matthies, G. Melander, R. Fuersteabau, and others.
Paris: 1910. Exceptional content A.L.S. 8vo., 4 pages, Faculty of Sciences, University of Paris, Physics Research Laboratory, Sorbonne, in French (translated), to publisher of the Scientific Review, Louis Olivier, giving him updates on Russia and the progress of Popoff and Marconi, in full: "Today at the Academy, I spoke with Premier Galitzni, who is passing through Paris. He spoke to me about a question which he would have asked you himself, if he did not have to leave tomorrow for.....
Switzerland: 1925. 1 page, 6.75 x 5 inches, Maloja, Engadine, (Switzerland), August 3, 1925. In this brief letter, Lodge refers the recipient to a book of his, in part: "The subject is enormous. I could not skim it. You might read my small book 'Ether & Reality'." Light soiling and browning; very good(-) condition. British physicist and author.