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Alvan Clark & Sons: Artists in Optics by  Deborah Jean Warer - Hardcover - 1968 - from Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB (SKU: 155154)

Alvan Clark & Sons: Artists in Optics

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Alvan Clark & Sons: Artists in Optics

by Warer, Deborah Jean

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G (Slight aging overall; light foxing on outermost pages; interior pages are tanning along edges; text and illus. are clean.)
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Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1968. Hardcover. G (Slight aging overall; light foxing on outermost pages; interior pages are tanning along edges; text and illus. are clean.). Blue cloth, gilt letters on spine & front cover, gilt decoration on front cover, 120 pp., 28 BW illus. Released as United States National Museum Bulletin 274. Provides a biographical history and instrument catalogue of the work of Boston-based astronomer and telescope maker Alvan Clark (1804-1887). Also includes an inventory of paintings rendered by the variously talented Mr. Clark. This is a copy of the original book, which was updated greatly with a second edition in 1995. Uncommon.

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Bookseller
Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
155154
Title
Alvan Clark & Sons: Artists in Optics
Author
Warer, Deborah Jean
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - G (Slight aging overall; light foxing on outermost pages; interior pages are tanning along edges; text and illus. are clean.)
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Smithsonian Institution Press
Place of Publication
Washington
Date published
1968
Keywords
Technology and Manufacturing ; Optics ; Telescopes ; ;
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