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by Gilbert, William

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  • hardcover
Condition
VG (book sleeve bumps and smallt tears, book itself clean and tight)
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About This Item

New York: Basic Books, 1958. Hardcover. VG (book sleeve bumps and smallt tears, book itself clean and tight). Marbled tan boards with green cloth spine, gilt lettering on spine, burgundy illustrated sleeve, 247 pp + 67 pp of notes, bw illustrations. A volume in The Collector's Series in Science, includes engr. t.p. of Gilbert's 2d Latin ed., 1628. Reproduction of the Burndy Library copy of Silvanus P. Thompson's translation, imprinted in London in 1900 at the Chiswick Press, with inclusion of his Notes on the De magnete of Dr. William Gilbert, privately printed in London in 1901. Includes bibliographies.

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Details

Bookseller
Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
173135
Title
On the Magnet
Author
Gilbert, William
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - VG (book sleeve bumps and smallt tears, book itself clean and tight)
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Basic Books
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1958
Keywords
Technology and Manufacturing ; magnets ; ;
Bookseller catalogs
Technology and Manufacturing;

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB

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About Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB

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VG
Very Good condition can describe a used book that does show some small signs of wear - but no tears - on either binding or...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
Bumps
Indicates that the affected part of the book has been impacted in such a way so as to cause a flattening, indention, or light...[more]
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