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TRAILBLAZER OF AMERICAN SCIENCE: The Life of Joseph Henry

by Reidman, Sarah R

Condition: /J , Dust Jacket Included


Chicago: Rand McNally, .. 1961. Book. H Binding is Hardcover.. 8vo, yellow cloth. 224pp. Illustrated with photos and diagrams. Biography of little known scientist who was first Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution. VG/G. Clean, tight, and sound. Bottom corner s slightly bumped. Price clipped dustjacket with chipping and yellowing along top edges and rear panel.
  • Bookseller: Lazy River Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: IX20
  • Title: TRAILBLAZER OF AMERICAN SCIENCE: The Life of Joseph Henry
  • Author: Reidman, Sarah R
  • Format/binding: H Binding is Hardcover.
  • Book condition: Used -
  • Jacket condition: J , Dust Jacket Included
  • Edition: Book
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Chicago: Rand McNally, .
  • Date published: 1961
  • Keywords: BIOGRAPHY. JOSEPHY HENRY, BIOGRAPHY, SCIENCE.
  • Bookseller catalogs: Biography;


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