1837, 1st edition. London : J.W. Parker. Poor cloth set;. Volumes 1 and 3 front boards detached with wear to the spine bands. Volume 2 spine is missing; Volumes 1 and 3 spines torn and with missing parts. Panel edges somewhat dust-toned and rubbed as with age. Text remains clear and without blemish. Item #387598
Physical description; 3 volumes ; 22 cm. Contents; Bk.1. History of the Greek school of philosophy, with reference to physical science -- bk.2. History of the physical sciences in Ancient Greece -- bk.3. History of Greek astronomy -- bk.4. History of physical science in the Middle Ages -- bk.5. History of formal astronomy after the stationary period -- bk.6. History of mechanics, including fluid mechanics -- bk.7. History of physical astronomy -- bk.8. History of acoustics -- bk.9. History of optics, formal and physical -- bk.10. History of thermotics and atmology -- bk.11. History of electricity -- bk.12. History of magnetism -- bk.13. History of galvanism -- bk.14. History of chemistry -- bk.15. History of mineralogy -- bk.16. History of systematic botany and zoology -- bk.17. History of physiology and comparative anatomy -- bk.18. History of geology -. Subjects; Science History. Induction (Logic). Science Philosophy History.