Chemistry Natural Experimental Philosophy Science God 1806 Adams /Patterson bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Essays, Natural Philosophy, Sciences, Christianity, Illustrated Books).
Lectures on Natural and Experimental Philosophy, Considered in its Present State of Improvement, Describing in a Familiar and Easy Manner the Principal Phenomena of Nature, and Showing that they All Co-Operate in Displaying the Goodness, Wisdom, and Power of God, by George Adams.
Published 1806, Philadelphia by William Woodward.
562 pages. Text in English. 7 engraved folding plates at rear.
"Modern" plain cloth binding, gilt title lettering. Book was rebound in the past (20th century).
First volume only (of 4), this volume with Patterson's Lectures on Chemistry and 7 engraved folding plates at rear (contents complete unto themselves and stands alone). A rare set, all individual volumes rare as well.
Volume one of a four volume set. This volume complete unto itself.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, mostly light or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, plates with typical minor age darkening and evidence of use, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 8" H x 5" W.