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Conversations on Natural Philosophy

Conversations on Natural Philosophy

( in which the elements of that science are familiarly explained and adapted to the comprehension of young persons )
Illustrated with plates.  Original green blind-stamped cover with gold lettering on spine. One of the earliest well-known books popularising Natural...

By: Marcet, Mrs Jane

£40.00

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Faraday as a Discoverer

Faraday as a Discoverer

Famous description of Faraday at work by his successor in the Royal Institution.  Engravings of Faraday in frontispiece and within volume.  Original...

By: Tyndall, John

£35.00

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Man and Time

Man and Time

"Man and Time marks the culmination of J. B. Priestley's lifelong interests in a riddle that has for centuries plagued great thinkers and...

By: Priestley, J. B.

£20.00

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Mechanical Aberdeen

Mechanical Aberdeen

( Industries & Services 1888 - 1913 )
An Engineering View of Aberdeen's Industries from 1888 - 1913, the First 25 Years of the Aberdeen Mechanical Society. A guided tour of industries...

By: Reid, John S.
ISBN: 1870978315

£9.50

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Philosophy in Sport made Science in Earnest

Philosophy in Sport made Science in Earnest

( Being an attempt to implant in the young mind the first principles of natural philosophy by the aid of the popular toys and sports of youth. )
Charming book that ran to at least 7 editions in the author's lifetime, introducing children to natural philosophy through story, characterisation...

By: Paris, J.A.

£30.00

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