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HISTORY OF THE INDUCTIVE SCIENCES, From the Earliest to the Present Times, In Three Volumes. by  Rev. William 1794-1866 Whewell - First Edition - from OLD WORKING BOOKS & Bindery (Est. 1994) and Biblio.com

HISTORY OF THE INDUCTIVE SCIENCES, From the Earliest to the Present Times, In Three Volumes.

by Whewell, Rev. William 1794-1866

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London: John W. Parker, West Strand, 1837. First edition. 3 volumes. Rebound in dark green J.Hewit acid free calf backed green and new acid free marbled boards with gilt leather spine labels and acid free endpapers. Demy 8vo. pp. xxxvi, 437, [2] errata and printer; xi, 534, [2] Errata and printer; xii, 624. Very Good. Victorian period standard and slant, followed three years later with the Philosophy of.... Whewell was President of Geological Society 1837-9, an Anglican Theologian and Minister, and prolific writer in many disciplines [BO 6532]. (Post for this set quoted for destination). [We restore and rebind books and sets]..
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  • Bookseller: OLD WORKING BOOKS & Bindery (Est. 1994) US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: OWBHIS105400
  • Title: HISTORY OF THE INDUCTIVE SCIENCES, From the Earliest to the Present Times, In Three Volumes.
  • Author: Whewell, Rev. William 1794-1866
  • Book condition: Used
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: London: John W. Parker, West Strand, 1837.
  • Bookseller catalogs: Science;
  • Subjects: SCIENCE / General;


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