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Author FERGUSON, James (1710-1776) and David Brewster, editor
Title Ferguson’s Lectures on Select Subjects, in Mechanics, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Optics, Geography, Astronomy, and Dialling. With Notes and an Appendix, Adapted... by David Brewster, A.M. The Second Edition.
Imprint Edinburgh : Printed for Bell & Bradfute, J Fairbairn; Mundell, Doig, & Stevenson... et al. 1806
Price £385.00                 Terms of Business
Stock No HMF1366
Description 8vo, 3 vols, lxviii, 442, [1] + x, 518, [2] pp, + 50 folding plates (numbered 1-23, 1-13, 1-14), modern marbled boards with morocco spines, the plates quite heavily foxed, otherwise a sound copy.
Notes The famous Ferguson Lectures, enlarged and “adapted to the present state of the arts and sciences” by David Brewster (1781-1868)