Title TRANSACTIONS OF VASSAR BROTHERS' INSTITUTE And Its Scientific Section 1884-1885
Book Condition Covers Fair Interior Very Good
Size Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9"
Publisher Poughkeepsie, New York
Illustrator Plates, Tables,Figures (line drawings)
Seller ID 003996
Vol.III Part I and II. " Object of the society is to promote education and useful knowledge in the departments of Science, Literature, and Art, by investigating and discussing subjects...by establishing and maintaining a Museum, a Library and a collection of works of art and objects of historic interest ..." Articles by Famous Americans include: MARY WHITNEY - "The Sun-Spots of the Past Few Years" with an illustration; and LEROY C. COOLEY-"The Evolution of Science". Other articles by William B. Dwight, C.B. Warring (Gyroscope with 4 plates), and Edward D. Cope . 216 pp. Front paper cover 4" tear at spine joint. Back cover detached with tears and small pieces missing. Blank back endpaper torn, no text. ex-mus. numbers on front top edge. String tied. Interior is clean, tight and in VG+ condition. Have other "volumes" from Vassar Brothers Institute.
Vassar Brothers Institute, W.B. Dwight, C.B. Warring, LEROY C. COOLEY, Newburgh NY, Geology, Poughkeepsie NY, Chemistry, Mary Whitney, Gyroscope,,Astronomy, Birds, Edward D. Cope, Physics,Ornithology, Paleontology,