Hutchinson, 1964, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First
A biography of Sir Benjamin Thompson, Count Rumford, whose career was varied and extraordinary. It traces it from his time as a soldier, man-of-affairs, scientist, technologist, philanthropist and educationalist against a background of the history and ideas of Eighteenth-Century England, France and Bavaria. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Dust Jacket is fully intact, no tears or chips, but carries signs of wear to top and bottom edges, corners etc. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Science & Technology; England; 18th century; Biography & Autobiography. All our pictures shown here are of the actual item, not stock photos. Inventory No: 8316.