Very Good. No markings, tight, clean. Six tipped in color photos of scientific instruments, numerous black-and-white illustrations. 204 pages. Thank-you card signed by author laid in thanking a family for support of book project.
Very good. Well-illustrated throughout, 6 in color. 204 pages. Tall 4to, red cloth. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1968. First edition. gift inscription at top of title page, else a very good(+) copy. Well-illustrated throughout, 6 in color. 204 pages. Tall 4to, red cloth. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1968. First edition. gift inscription at top of title page, else a very good(+) copy. Interesting items in the Harvard Collection.
Fine. No dust jacket. ix, 203 p. : illus. (part col. ); 29 cm. Includes Illustrations. SIGNED & inscribed by Author. Full cloth. Color and black & white plates, diagrams. xii, 204 pages. Fine. "Collection of historical scientific instruments." assembled at Harvard in the last half of the 18th century. Covers some 80 instruments, including telescopes, clocks, vacuum pumps, electrostatic machines, surveying and drafting devices, model solar systems, etc., along with several biological and mineralogical specimens. The striking illustrations capture the excellent design and meticulous craftsmanship found on most of these instruments
Very Good. No Jacket. 8 1/2 x 11. 204 pages, w/color and b/w illustrations showing items in the Harvard Collection. All (many) scientific disciplines are surveyed. Red cloth exterior with gold instrument graphic on front and title in gold in a black title block on spine. Interior is unmarked, tight and clean.
Near Fine. Quarto, 11 1/4" tall, 204 pages, red cloth; illustrated endpapers, b&w illustrations, six color plates. A near fine, clean hardcover with light shelf wear and rubbing to the cover edges, hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. Without dustjacket as issued. Many illustrations of old scientific instruments.
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