Philadelphia: Matthew Carey, 1806.
ISBN: NoISBN. Second Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). (2 volumes only, lacking the quarto volume of plates). Leather quite scuffed, damaged at base of spine both volumes, & back cover of volume 1. James Ferguson [1710-1776] first published this work in 1760 in London. It went through many editions, ours being the second American. Brewster is noted for his invention of the kaleidoscope. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 1010 pages. Illustrator: A number of tables and mathematical formulae.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 4 pounds or less. Category: Science & Technology; 19th century; Antiquarian & Rare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14906. Good Condition / No Dust Jacket.