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Observations on vision / By Thomas Young ; cmmunicated by Richard Brocklesby.

Young, Thomas, 1773-1829.
Date
[1793?]
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About this work

Publication/Creation

[London] : [publisher not identified], [1793?]

Physical description

15 pages, 1 unnumbered page, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates : illustrations (engraving) ; 27 cm (4to)

Notes

"From the Philosophical transactions"--half title.
Copy 1 Supplier/Donor: Hunt. Soc. Note: Item no. 13 in a volume of 'Phil. trans.' offprints, probably collected by Sir Everard Home (1756-1832). Binding: Contemp. calf, rebacked preserving original spine. At end of volume: Modern port. of John Hunter, and list of volume's contents for a Sotheby's sale, 1978. MS book label: "This book was presented to William Ingram Keir, M.D. by Edward King ... 1890." Book label of Kenneth Garth Huston (1926-87). From the collection of Haskell F. Norman, with his book label. Lot no. 536 in the Christies (N.Y.) sale of his collection, pt. 2, 15-16 June 1998 X192327

Publications note

ESTC N493377

Languages

  • English


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