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SPACE AND TIME with the Original Dustjacket
Methuen & Co. Ltd, London 1924 - [ FIRST EDITION & FIRST PRINTING ]- SPACE AND TIME - AN EXPERIMENTAL PHYSICIST'S CONCEPTION OF THESE IDEAS AND THEIR MODIFICATION BY CARL BENEDICKS. Formerly Professor of Physics at the University of Stockholm - TRANSLATED BY J. HARDEN WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY SIR OLIVER LODGE, F.R.S. -- Carl Axel Fredrik Benedicks, born 27 May 1875 in Stockholm, and died in 1958. He was a Swedish metallograf and physicists of the family Benedicks. He was half-brother to Gustaf Benedicks. - He was 1910-1922 Professor of Physics at the University of Stockholm and was 1920-1935 superintendent of Metallographic Institute in Stockholm, for which he was the instigator. He carried out work in geology, mineralogy, chemistry, physics, astronomy, and mathematics. He would be the first who demonstrated the ability of ultra-microscopic metal structures and their importance in theoretical and practical terms. He was also able to completely recreate natural meteoric iron. From 1916, he performed a series of studies in thermoelectricity. He became in 1919 a member of the Academy of Engineering Sciences, became in 1922 a member of the Society of Sciences in Uppsala and in 1924 became a member of the Academy of Sciences. Condition & Description: The original dustjacket houses this amazingly rare book. Priced on spine at 4/- NET to spine. Very minor [3mm] chips to top and bottom of spine and corners. Spine has darkened in comparison the the front and rear panels. Repairs to rear. Magnificently rare all the same! - Boards are light green cloth with lettering to the spine and front board. These are in a very good condition. Spine colour has lightened. Clean, tightly bound to inner page block. - There are 98 pages and these are all clean and tightly bound. - There are a few additional pages to the rear which list Methuen's books on Physics and Chemistry. ----- E N D---- POSTAGE OPTIONS: Our orders are shipped within 1 or 2 business days. --- If you select 'Priority' as the postal option, you will get the fastest option. [Please have a look at my Shipping Rates and Estimated times for Delivery, so you can make your preferred choice]. - Thanks for your interest and I hope you like the book enough to buy it. - Regards from Arabella. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
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