The Boy's Playbook of Science. Illustrated with 453 Engravings, Chiefly from the Authors Sketches. Revised with Many Additions.


Hardback, 7.5 x 5 inches. Dark green calf leather binding, red morocco leather spine label lettered in gilt, raised banding, extensive gilt decoration to spine. Decorative gilt to board edges and inner dentelles. Lettered in gilt on front “New College, Eastbourne.” Marbled endpapers and page edges. In very good condition. Spine a little faded, some fading to boards nr spine edges and top edges. A couple of small marks to endspapers, else inside pages all very clean and tight. - Contents include: Science of Astronomy / Centre of Gravity / Chemistry / Magnetism / Heat / Light / etc.; Profusely ill. with 453 wood-engravings. 506 pp. /cat.

Title: The Boy's Playbook of Science. Illustrated with 453 Engravings, Chiefly from the Authors Sketches. Revised with Many Additions.

Author Name: PEPPER, JOHN HENRY / HINE, H. G. (ill.) / HEPWORTH, T. C. (revised by):

Categories: Miscellaneous Subjects,

Publisher: London, George Routledge and Sons, n.d. “New & Revised” (ca 1900):

Seller ID: 77645

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