History & Philosophy of Science

Clow, Archibald & Nan L. | The Chemical Revolution

  • First edition, first impression of this comprehensive history of chemistry’s role in the Industrial Revolution by a professor of chemistry at the University of Aberdeen. A very nice copy.

  • ...A Contribution to Social Technology. London: The Batchworth Press, 1952.

    Large octavo. Original blue cloth, title to spine gilt. Colour frontispiece and 52 black and white plates. A couple of tiny pencil notes in the margins, leaf of manuscript notes loosely inserted. Spine rolled, cloth lightly rubbed at the extremities. An excellent copy, the contents clean.