PAMPHLETS, OFF-PRINTS and PAPERS A collection of approximately 55 scientific papers, including: FARADAY (MICHAEL) "On the Diamagnetic Conditions of Flame and Gases" [from The London, Edinburgh and Dublin Philosophical Magazine], AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY
Lot 125
SCIENCE PAMPHLETS, OFF-PRINTS and PAPERS A collection of approximately 55 scientific papers, including: FARADAY (MICHAEL) "On the Diamagnetic Conditions of Flame and Gases" [from The London, Edinburgh and Dublin Philosophical Magazine], AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY
Sold for £2,340 (US$ 3,882) inc. premium
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PAMPHLETS, OFF-PRINTS and PAPERS. A collection of approximately 55 scientific papers, including: FARADAY (MICHAEL) "On the Diamagnetic Conditions of Flame and Gases" [from The London, Edinburgh and Dublin Philosophical Magazine], AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed "G. (?)Sally, Esq., from the author", [1847]--SPENCE (WILLIAM) An Essay on the Theory of the Various Orders of Logarithmic Transcendents, John Murray, 1809--VOLTA (ALESSANDRO) "On the Electrity Excited by the Mere Contact of Conducting Substances of Different Kinds", folding engraved plate, [1800]; Orazione per la commemorazione dei grandi italiania letta l'8 maggio 1870, [1870]; Account of Some Discoveries made by Mr. Galvani, of Bologna, [1793]--STOKES (GEORGE GABRIEL) On the Critical Values of the Sums of Periodic Series, Cambridge, J.W. Parker, 1848--HANKEL (HERMANN) Lo sviluppo della matematica, Verona, A. Rossi, 1871--JACOLI (FERDINANDO) Evangelista Torricelli ed il metodo dell tangenti detto metodo del Roberval, Rome, 1875--[RICCARDI (P.)] Commemorazione di Michele Chasles, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY, [Bologna, 1881]--LOBATSCEWSKY (N.) Pangeometria o sunto di geometria, covers detached, Naples, 1867--TAURINUS (F.A.) Geometriae prima elementa, 2 lithographed plates, Cologne, Bachemius, 1826--FOUGEROUX D'ANGERVILLE (A.) Die Siebmacherkunst oder Verfertigung der Pergamentsiebe, 2 engraved plates, Berlin, J. Paul, 1790--MARRE (ARISTIDE, translator) Le Messahat de Mohammed Ben Moussa al Kharezmi, Rome, 1866, the sixth to ninth mentioned publisher's wrappers, the others disbound or later wrappers, 8vo and small 4to; and others mostly nineteenth century, including works by Wollaston, William Hamilton, Henry Cavendish, Herschel, Volta, and a 2-page autograph letter by David Brewster, signed and dated (with integral address and postmark), 27 April, 1840 (quantity), sold as a collection

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