Antiquarian Horology: A Private Library. Online Auction

June 27, 2013

LOT 15
David Brewster A. M. (1781-1868)
  • David Brewster A. M. (1781-1868)
  • David Brewster A. M. (1781-1868)
  • David Brewster A. M. (1781-1868)
  • David Brewster A. M. (1781-1868)

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David Brewster A. M. (1781-1868)

PLATES ILLUSTRATIVE OF FERGUSON’S LECTURES ON MECHANICS, HYDROSTATICS, HYDRAULICS, PNEUMATICS, OPTICS, GEOGRAPHY, ASTRONOMY, AND DIALING

1806, 8vo., volume of approximately 50 plates, Printed for Bell & Bradfute, J. Fairburn; Mundell, Doig and Stevenson, Edinburgh; J. & A. Duncan, Glasgow; and T. Ostell, Ave-Maria Lane, London, in half bound marble boards with calf spine
Minor toning foxing throughout.

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $120
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

Galerie d'Horlogerie Ancienne, Geneva