By Robert Blair
Edinburgh   Adam Black
9" by 5.5" [5], vi-xxxv, 1-251
A handsomely bound copy of Robert Blair's work on astronomy, psychology, and the principles of science. A scarce, first edition.
By Robert Blair

1827 Scientific Aphorisms, Being The Outline of an Attempt To Establish Fixed Principles of Science; And to Explain From Them The General Nature of the Constitution and Mechanism of the Material System, And The Dependence of That System on the Mind

Edinburgh   Adam Black
9" by 5.5" [5], vi-xxxv, 1-251
A handsomely bound copy of Robert Blair's work on astronomy, psychology, and the principles of science. A scarce, first edition.
£290.00
: 0.75kgs / : 784J11

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First Edition, Folding Plates, Leather Binding, Rebound, Scarce

A scarce, first edition copy of book on astronomy and scientific aphorisms by Robert Blair, who was a Reguis Professor of Practical Astronomy at the University of Edinburgh. This edition is dedicated 'To Her Grace, The Lady Mary Isabella, Dutchess of Rutland'. Containing five folding plates throughout.

Condition

Handsomely bound in quarter calf with marble covered boards. Externally, a lovely copy with minor rubbing and shelf wear only. A small ink stain on the front board. Internally, firmly bound. Pages very clean throughout.

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