Auction 106, Lot 644

"The American Journal of Science and Arts, Vol. XVIII - No. 2 - July 1830",

Subject: Miscellaneous Books

Period: 1830 (dated)


Color: Black & White

5.7 x 9 inches
14.5 x 22.9 cm

An incredible storehouse of scientific discovery reflecting the contemporary scientific developments of the day. 26 articles, 408 pp., 1 folding map (Map of the Wyoming and Lackawanna Valleys by Geo. Jones), and 5 lithographed plates (geology and shells). Compiled by Benjamin Silliman and published by Hezekiah Howe. Original paper covers.


Condition: B

Brown ink notations on cover. Spine chipped and covers a bit worn. Contents with light foxing.

Estimate: $50 - $70

Sold for: $30

Closed on 3/3/2004