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Author: BALL, SIR ROBERT.
Title: The Story of the Heavens. With Twenty-Four Coloured Plates and Numerous Illustrations.
Description: London. Cassell. New and revised edition. 1905. Hardback. Tall 8vo. Pp.,xii,568. 24 colour plates, including frontis, 101 ill's in text. Publishers dark blue cloth with titles in gilt on spine. Titles and illustration, in light blue, on cover. Cream end papers. Edges sprinkled red, though with some age tanning. A few text pages with a small number of light spots. Spotting to the margins of some of the plates, but mostly clear of the illustrated areas. No inscriptions. Solid binding. One very small tear to cloth at top of spine - 0.5 cm. Book in VG condition. Heavy item, and will require extra postage outside of the UK. We specialise in History of Science and in similar Scholarly Books
Keywords: history, science, astronomy, heavens, universe, space, sun, planets, moon, comets, gravitation, tides,
Price: GBP 21.35 = appr. US$ 30.49 Seller: Clevedon Books (Member of PBFA)
- Book number: 9799