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English Men of Science - Joseph Priestley

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This is a book from a 1906 series entitled 'English Men of Science' edited by J Reynolds Green. The book is about Joseph Priestley and written by T.E Thorpe.Joseph Priestley ( 1733 to 1804) is acknowledged to have discovered Oxygen as a gas and to have invented Soda Water. He spent the latter years of his life in the USA after he became the victim of intmidation for mixing science with religion.

This 1906 book is in quite good condition. It has a green card bound cover with a spine with gold lettering, it is 'bumped' top and bottom and is showing some signs of fading around the edges. The front cover is clean with an embossed emblem. The name 'David Sargent' is written on the inside front cover and the first page has been cut out, suggesting that it may have been a library copy. On the third page, there is a picture of Joseph Priestley. This is covered with a page of tissue paper, which is slightly browned. The pages of the main body of the book are in a clean, tidy condition and have been roughly cut.

Item details

Author(s):
T.E Thorpe
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1906
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
228
Publisher:
J.M.Dent and Co
Title:
English Men of Science - Joseph Priestley

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This is a book from a 1906 series entitled 'English Men of Science' edited by J Reynolds Green. The book is about Joseph Priestley and written by T.E Thorpe.Joseph Priestley ( 1733 to 1804) is acknowledged to have discovered Oxygen as a gas and to have invented Soda Water. He spent the latter years of his life in the USA after he became the victim of intmidation for mixing science with religion.

This 1906 book is in quite good condition. It has a green card bound cover with a spine with gold lettering, it is 'bumped' top and bottom and is showing some signs of fading around the edges. The front cover is clean with an embossed emblem. The name 'David Sargent' is written on the inside front cover and the first page has been cut out, suggesting that it may have been a library copy. On the third page, there is a picture of Joseph Priestley. This is covered with a page of tissue paper, which is slightly browned. The pages of the main body of the book are in a clean, tidy condition and have been roughly cut.

Author(s):
T.E Thorpe
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1906
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
228
Publisher:
J.M.Dent and Co
Title:
English Men of Science - Joseph Priestley

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