A Dissertation on Elective Attractions.

Bergmann (Torbern)

A Dissertation on Elective Attractions.

Translated from the Latin by the Translator of Spallanzani's Dissertations [i.e. Thomas Beddoes].

Description: with 7 folding engraved tables, first and last leaves a little foxed, pp. xiv, [1], 382, [1, Emendanda], 8vo, contemporary tree calf, red lettering piece, joints cracked but firm, spine a bit darkened and pitted, engraved armorial bookplate of St. Andrew Ld. St. John of Blestoe, good

Publication Details: Printed for John Murray; and Charles Elliot, Edinburgh, 1785

Notes: First edition in English, the translation by Thomas Beddoes. St. Andrew Ld. St. John of Blestoe, 14th Baron, MP, friend and supporter of Fox.

Bibliography: (Duveen p. 67 (lacking the plates); Zachs 456, 'Murray alone, despite imprint')

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Price: £600

Subject: Sciences

Published Date: 1785

Stock Number: 56781

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