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(Scientific Discovery, 19th Century)

Auction:
2256
Lot:
558
Sold for:
$353$300

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2256
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 21, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

(Scientific Discovery, 19th Century), Three titles, Harrison, J. B., Some Observations on the Contamination of Water by the Poison of Lead: and its Effects on the Human Body, London: John Churchill, 1852, original cloth in later half morocco slip case; Crookes, William, On the Discovery of the Metal Thallium, London: Taylor and Francis, 1863, original wraps in later slip case; Steinmetz, Charles Proteus, Four Lectures on Relativity and Space, New York, 1923, first edition, cloth, 8vo, (all good).
Estimate $300-400

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London, John Churchill, Space, Charles Proteus, Francis, Taylor , Science and technology in the United States

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