Nineteenth-Century Scientific Instruments

By: Turner, Gerard L'E.

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1st US edition; dust jacket spine slightly darkened.

The first book to deal with the vast range of instruments and apparatus made and used during the exciting years of the nineteenth century, when modern science came of age. The varied, intricate, and often beautiful apparatus used in research and teaching during this important period is set in its scientific and historical context, and illustrated with over 440 plates of examples from European collections and contemporary engravings, including 30 color plates.

Title: Nineteenth-Century Scientific Instruments

Author Name: Turner, Gerard L'E.

Categories: Scientific Instruments,

Publisher: Berkeley and Los Angeles, University of California Press: 1983

ISBN Number: 0520051602

ISBN Number 13: 9780520051607

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: As New

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Type: Book

Seller ID: 16686

Keywords: Scientific Instruments