Eleventh Edition. viii + pp545-859. Original limp cloth boards. Illustrated by 260 Engravings on Wood, and One Coloured Plate. Translated and Edited, with Extensive Modifications, by J.D. Everett. 'The present edition contains an account of Hertz's experiments, a discussion of the conditions of self-excitation of a dynamo, and some improvements in the account of discharge in vacuum tubes.' (Preface to Eleventh Edition of Part III, March 1890.) This report of Hertz's experiments at pp.851*/852* precedes the publication of UNTERSUCHUNGEN UEBER DIE AUSBREITUNG DER ELEKTRISCHEN KRAFT by two years and the first English translation, ELECTRIC WAVES... by three years. [These are additional pages to pp.851/852]. Rare
DESCHANEL (A.P.) ELEMENTARY TREATISE ON NATURAL PHILOSOPHY Part III. - Electricity and Magnetism.
- SKU: 33752
- Condition: A few minor marks to covers; otherwise a very good clean copy.
- Publisher: Blackie & Son, London
- Publish Date: 1890