Sale 167 Lot 175
*SOUTH KENSINGTON MUSEUM
Conferences Held in Connection with the Special Loan Collection of Scientific Apparatus, 1876. Physics and Mechanics. London: Chapman and Hall, 1876.
8vo, original green cloth-backed decorative boards, gilt-lettered spine. Numerous in-text illustrations. James Clerk Maxwell copy, with his bookplate tipped in front pastedown, tipped to South Kensington Museum presentation copy. Rubbing to boards; spine ends bumped; ex-library copy with stamp to f.f.e.p.; otherwise fine.
Estimate $ 300-500
Property from the University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
James Clerk Maxwell, bookplate.