Lot 88

Chemistry.-

Parkes (Samuel) The Chemical Catechism…, third edition, frontispiece etched on glass, inscription and tear to half-title, contemporary quarter calf gilt, worn, for the author, 1808; Parkes (Samuel) Chemical Essays, principally relating to the Arts and Manufactures of the British Dominions, 2 vol., second edition, engraved frontispieces and 22 plates, 2 folding, staining, later quarter calf gilt, for the Author, 1823; Bouchardat (A.) & [various translators] Curso de ciencias físicas: para el uso de los alumnos de filosofía, vol. 2 of 2 only, Gimeno, Valencia, 1843; Elementos de química aplicada a las artes, a la industria y a la medicina, vol. 1 of 2 only, folding table, inscriptions, A. Gaspar, Barcelona, 1844; first Spanish editions, text illustrations, foxing, both vol. in contemporary quarter sheep gilt and presented as a set; Whewell (William) History of the Inductive Sciences, 3 vol.; The Philosophy of the Inductive Sciences, 2 vol., folding table; second editions, inscriptions to front free endpapers, original calf, gilt-stamped, stained, rubbed, John W. Parker, 1847; 8vo, and 4 others (14) [not subject to return]

Estimate: £200-£300