Cover image for Home teachings in science / by Professor Cowper and others.
Title:
Home teachings in science / by Professor Cowper and others.
Author:
Cowper, Professor.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
London : F. Warne and Co..
Physical Description:
158 pages, 1 color leaf of plates : illustrations ; 16 cm.
General Note:
"With illustrations" and "Including:" (TOC)--t. p.

"Camden Press, London"--t. p. verso.

Color frontispiece illustration of "John Rayner."

Series statement from spine.

Publisher's advertisement of the Warne's One Shilling "Round the Clobe " Library.

Gift of Ralph Greenhill.
Language:
English
Contents:
John Rayner; or, scientific knowledge used for the preservation of life -- The first railway train -- The thermometer -- The windmill -- The broken pump -- Nothing wasted -- The barometer -- The lock -- The seconds clock -- The eight-day clock --The electric telegraph -- Making telegraphs -- Apparent course of the sun.
Local Note:
Inscription: D.S. Johnson from J.W. November 1874.

In original green cloth with gilt vignette, stamped title and series title on spine; stamped black decoration on covers.
Format :
Book

Available:*

Library
Call Number
Material Type
Home Location
Status
Central Library RBR JUV. 1870.C69 Adult Non-Fiction Grosvenor Room-Rare Books-Appointment Needed
Searching...

On Order

Google Preview