By Nicholas Goodison
London   Cassell
11" by 8.5" [5], vi-xiii, 353pp
A lovely first edition of this charming history of the English barometers, illustrated in colour throughout.
By Nicholas Goodison

1969 English Barometers 1680-1860 a History of Domestic Barometers and Their Makers

London   Cassell
11" by 8.5" [5], vi-xiii, 353pp
A lovely first edition of this charming history of the English barometers, illustrated in colour throughout.
£55.00
: 2kgs / : 728P42

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Colour Plates, First Edition, Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding, With Dustwrapper

The first edition of this work.

In the original unclipped dustwrapper.

A charming look into the history of barometers in England, from 1680 to 1860.

Illustrated with a colour frontispiece, many colour and monochrome plates, and many monochrome in-text illustrations.

Written by Nicholas Goodison.

Condition

In the original publisher's cloth binding, in the original unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, smart. A couple of minor marks to the boards. Light bumping to the head and tail of the spine and to the extremities. Dustwrapper with edgewear and closed tears, with two repairs to the rear. Some spots to the dustwrapper, mostly to the reverse, and a tidemark to the reverse. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and clean.

Very Good Indeed

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