Oct 20, 2009 - Sale 2190

Sale 2190 - Lot 1

Price Realized: $ 300
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 100 - $ 200
ADAMS, GEORGE, the Elder. An Essay on Electricity . . . To which is added, A Letter to the Author, from Mr. John Birch, Surgeon, on the Subject of Medical Electricity . . . Fifth Edition, with Corrections and Additions, by William Jones, Mathematical Instrument Maker. 6 folding engraved plates. xiv, 594 plates. 8vo, contemporary sheep gilt, quite worn, joints cracked, cords intact; occasional toning, offsetting from frontispiece onto title, last plate slightly frayed along fore edge. London: J. Dillon and Co. for W. and S. Jones, 1799