The New Knowledge a popular account of the New Physics and the New Chemistry in their relation to the New Theory of Matter

Duncan, Robert Kennedy


Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton
Place Published: London
Edition: 5th Edition
Date Published: 1906
Illustrator: b&w illustrations
Size: 8vo

RK Duncan’s study of developments in Physics and Chemistry in the late 19th and early 20th Centuries; The Period Law, Gaseous Ions, Radio-Activity, The Resolution of the Atom, Inorganic Evolution; b&w photo illustrations and text charts; heavy tanning to endpapers, prelims and text block, sections generally loose (but holding) sometimes showing through at gutters to inner spine, some lighter foxing in text; the former owner has added to rear endpapers in blue ink a short list of elements added since 1939 (and noted this – again in blue ink – to head of chapter II); boards rubbed, sunned/tanned to spine, and with trails of insect damage.

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