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Time and Its Mysteries (Series I & II)

Millikan, Robert A.; Daniel Webster Hering and others

Published by New York University Press & Oxford University Press, New York & London, 1936
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1st edition thus. Series I: 1936; Series II: 1940. 8vo. 102 pp; 137 pp. Index in both volumes. Series I in red cloth; Series in blue cloth; both with gilt lettering. Fine copies with just a hint of wear & neat owner stamp in each volume. Lectures given on the James Arthur Foundation. Series I lectures include: Time by Robert Andrews Millikan; Time and Change in History by John Campbell Merriam, Ph.D; On the Lifetime of a Galaxy by Harlow Shapley, Ph.D; and the Beginnings of Time-Measurement and the Origins of Our Calendar by James Henry Breasted, Ph.D. Series II lectures include: The Time Concept and Time Sense among Cultured and Uncultured Peoples by Daniel Webster Hering, Ph.D.; What is Time by William Francis Gray Swann, M.A.; Time and Individuality by John Dewey, Ph.D.; and Time and the Growth of Physics by Arthur H. Compton, Ph.D. Next day shipping. Celebrating our 20th year - all domestic orders ship with Delivery Confirmation Tracking Number - Images available upon request. Bookseller Inventory # 14254

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Title: Time and Its Mysteries (Series I & II)

Publisher: New York University Press & Oxford University Press, New York & London

Publication Date: 1936

Binding: Hardcover

Edition: 1st.

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