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The Domain of Natural Science The Gifford Lectures Delivered in the University of Aberdeen in 1921 and 1922

By E W Hobson

1923

The University Press : Cambridge

8.5" by 6"

xvi, 510pp

 

 

 

DETAILS

A collection of lectures on natural science by celebrated lecturer, E W Hobson. In a full calf prize binding by Morrell.

Being the Gifford Lectures, delivered in the university of Aberdeen in 1921 and 1922. In a Morrell binding, with the binder's stamp to the verso of front endpaper. Prize binding has the East College, London crest gilt stamped to the front board. These lectures are on a series of topics to do with Natural Science such as 'Scientific Laws and Theories', 'Natural Science in Relation to Philosophy', 'Causation and Deterministic Systems', 'Number and its Developments', 'Time and Space', 'Corpuscular Theories of Matter',' The Constitution of Matter' and more. There are twenty lectures in total written by English mathematician, E W Hobson. Hobson is mostly remembered for his books which were groundbreaking in terms of their coverage of mathematical analysis.

CONDITION

In a full calf prize binding. Externally, generally smart. Spine has faded, as common with this colour. A few small ink spots to the spine. Small patches of rubbing to the extremities and to the head and tail of spine. A few light marks to the boards. Prize bookplate to the front pastedown, from East College London. Prize given to 'George a Bull in recognition of a First Class Honours Degree, 1925'. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are generally bright. Spotting to endpapers and the occasional light spots to pages.

Overall Condition: Very Good Indeed

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