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The Collected Works of Count Rumford - 5 vols. by  Benjamin (Count Rumford) Thompson - First Edition - from Page One, Too; Antiquarian Books and Biblio.co.uk

The Collected Works of Count Rumford - 5 vols.

by Thompson, Benjamin (Count Rumford)

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Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard U All 1sts, all in grey-blue cloth w/ dj's. Vol. 1, 'The Nature of Heat', 1968; vg in good plus dj w/ lg. piece torn from top of spine; also sunned spine, edgewear. 507 pp. incl. index. Vol. 2, 'Practical Applications of Heat', 1969; vg+ (top of spine ruffled & discolored) in vg- dj (spine ends chipped); 521 pp. incl. index. Vol. 3, 'Devices and Techniques', 1969; vg+ in vg dj; 504 pp. incl. index. Vol. 4, 'Light and Armament', 1970; vg+ in vg dj w/ spine ends worn; 503 pp. incl. index. Vol. 4, 'Public Institutions', 1970; vg+ in vg- dj, price-cl., sunned on spine and edgeworn; 512 pp. incl. index. Dj's of 1-4 show $10.00 price. Please be aware that shipping this item will require extra charges above our standard rate.. First Edition. Hard Cover.
  • Bookseller: Page One, Too; Antiquarian Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 7992
  • Title: The Collected Works of Count Rumford - 5 vols.
  • Author: Thompson, Benjamin (Count Rumford)
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Harvard U
  • Place: Cambridge, Mass.
  • Bookseller catalogs: Science & Technology;


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