Nineteenth-Century Scientific Instruments

Turner, Gerald L'E

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Synopsis: This is the first book to deal with the vast range of instruments and apparatus made and used during the exciting years of the nineteenth century, when modern science came of age. The varied, intricate, and often beautiful apparatus used in research and teaching during this important period is set in its scientific and historical context, and illustrated with over 440 plates of examples from European collections and contemporary engravings, including 30 color plates.

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Title: Nineteenth-Century Scientific Instruments
Publisher: Univ of California Pr
Publication Date: 1984
Book Condition: Good
Edition: 1st.

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Book Description University of California Press, Berkeley, Calif, 1983. Hardcover. Brown cloth, gilt letters on spine, blue & decorated dust jacket, 320 pp., many BW & color illus. "This is the first book to deal with the vast range of instruments and apparatus made and used during the exciting years of the nineteenth century, when modern science came of age. The scientists of this age were explorers whose discoveries created a completely new environment for Western man." (dj) Interesting treatment. VG- (Ex-library, with few if any markings, dj has sunned, page edges have tanned slightly, otherwise quite nice.). Bookseller Inventory # 135743

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