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Brewster, Sir David (1781-1868) Fergusons Lectures on Select Subjects, in Mecahnics, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Optics, Geo

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3040B
Lot:
190
Sold for:
$123$100

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Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

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Brewster, Sir David (1781-1868) Ferguson's Lectures on Select Subjects, in Mecahnics, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Optics, Geography, Astronomy, and Dialing. Edinburgh: for Bell & Bradfute et al., 1806. Three octavo volumes: two containing text, the third with plates, nicely bound with uniform spines, plate volume in half leather, text volumes in full calf, 8 1/2 x 5 in. (3)
Estimate $200-300


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