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1 Tyndall, John, Illustrated by Frontis w/tissue Faraday As A Discoverer
D. Appleton, 1901 Hard Cover 
Red w/black Cloth. wear to Spine Ends, Good/No Jacket. Fifth Edition. 171 pages with 4 pages of ads. Red with black covers, slight soil, white spot on front cover bottom, wear to spine ends, otherwise good. Frontis w/tissue is loose, otherwise all else tight. Discoverer of electricities, magneto, electro magnetism of flame and gases, etc. History. Technical. Americana. Biography, electricity, magn etism, inventors. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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2 Westcott, Thompson. The Life of John Fitch. The Inventor of the Steamboat.
Boston Published by Lippincott HARD COVER 
Title date 1857, entered 1857, 415 pages with 2 pages ads. Believe this is a first edition. Brown embossed covers, foxing on the pages, slight wear, top and bottom spine ends have small tears, overall good+. A biograp hy showing that Fitch, not Fulton, invented and was successful with the First Steamboat. Black and white sketches throughout book. History, Americana, Steamboats, Inventors, Inventions, New England. 
Price: 120.00 USD
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