Edward Livingston Youmans: Interpreter of Science for the People. A Sketch of His Life. With Selections from His Published Writings and Extracts from His Correspondence with Spencer, Huxley, Tyndall and Others.


8vo. vi, (vii), 597, ads. [6] pp. 2 plates (including engraved frontis. port. of Youmans with facsimile autograph and tissue guard), 1 facsimile sample of Youman's handwriting, index. Brown cloth, gilt-stamped cover and spine titles, t.e.g.; extremities speckled, a bit rubbed. Former library copy with the usual markings and defects. Very good. SIGNED PRESENTATION INSCRIPTION BY THE AUTHOR: "To the Petersham Library, from John Fiske. June 3/94".

Title: Edward Livingston Youmans: Interpreter of Science for the People. A Sketch of His Life. With Selections from His Published Writings and Extracts from His Correspondence with Spencer, Huxley, Tyndall and Others.

Author Name: YOUMANS, Edward Livingston (1821-1887); FISKE, John (1842-1901).

Categories: Astronomy,

Publisher: New York:, D. Appleton, 1894.: 1894

Inscription: Signed

lbs: 3.00 lbs

Seller ID: Z1721

Keywords: Astronomy