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Whewell's Philosophy of the Inductive Sciences  

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Title:
The Philosophy of the Inductive Sciences, Founded Upon Their History. A New Edition, with Corrections and Additions, and An Appendix Containing Philosophical Essays Previously Published.

Author:
Whewell, William

Place:
London

Publisher:
John W. Parker

Date:
1847

Description:

Two volumes.  xxxii, 708; xiv, 679pp. Large folding table in Volume II. (8vo) 8¾x6", full tan calf, paneled spine with gilt lettering, marbled and all page edges marbled; covers have gilt rules and decorations and the arms of Trinity College, Cambridge; ribbon page marker. New Edition (Second Edition).

Whewell was a Trinity graduate, a longtime Master of Trinity College, and later the Vice Chancellor of the University. John W. Parker was printer to Cambridge University.

Donated by Charles A. Goldsmid, Claremont CA.


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Condition:
Corners and cover edges worn; ribbon page marker frayed; very good.


 
Item number:
270135
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