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The Resource Rudiments of reason, or, The young experimental philosopher : being a series of family dialogues, in which the causes and effects of the various phenomena of nature are rationally and familiarly explained, a new edition, carefully revised and enlarged, by the Rev. Thomas Smith

Rudiments of reason, or, The young experimental philosopher : being a series of family dialogues, in which the causes and effects of the various phenomena of nature are rationally and familiarly explained, a new edition, carefully revised and enlarged, by the Rev. Thomas Smith

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Rudiments of reason, or, The young experimental philosopher : being a series of family dialogues, in which the causes and effects of the various phenomena of nature are rationally and familiarly explained
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Rudiments of reason, or, The young experimental philosopher
Title remainder
being a series of family dialogues, in which the causes and effects of the various phenomena of nature are rationally and familiarly explained
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a new edition, carefully revised and enlarged, by the Rev. Thomas Smith
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eng
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non fiction
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juvenile
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Rudiments of reason, or, The young experimental philosopher : being a series of family dialogues, in which the causes and effects of the various phenomena of nature are rationally and familiarly explained, a new edition, carefully revised and enlarged, by the Rev. Thomas Smith
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  • Attributed to Stephen Jones; cf. Osborn coll., and others, cited below
  • Engravings: 4 plates, engraved by Barlow
  • "To the young reader": p. [v]-vi. Preface: p. [vii]-x. Contents: p. [xi] -xix
  • "A vocabulary of the scientific or technical terms, occurring in this volume": p. [373]-386
  • Watermark on half-title: 1804
  • Watermark on Plate III: 1818
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 205
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 5004
  • Cf. Roscoe, S. Newbery, J195
  • Cf. Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 691.6
Contents
On physics -- On motion -- On the mechanical powers -- On hydrostatics -- On pneumatics -- On fire -- On water -- On colours -- On vision
Dimensions
17 cm.
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xix, 386 p., 4 leaves of plates
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  • Half brown calf and curl marbled paper over boards; spine tooled in gold.
  • Leather label on spine: Jones, Rudiments.
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  • (OCoLC)29717876
  • ucoclc29717876
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Rudiments of reason, or, The young experimental philosopher : being a series of family dialogues, in which the causes and effects of the various phenomena of nature are rationally and familiarly explained, a new edition, carefully revised and enlarged, by the Rev. Thomas Smith
Publication
Note
  • Attributed to Stephen Jones; cf. Osborn coll., and others, cited below
  • Engravings: 4 plates, engraved by Barlow
  • "To the young reader": p. [v]-vi. Preface: p. [vii]-x. Contents: p. [xi] -xix
  • "A vocabulary of the scientific or technical terms, occurring in this volume": p. [373]-386
  • Watermark on half-title: 1804
  • Watermark on Plate III: 1818
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 205
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 5004
  • Cf. Roscoe, S. Newbery, J195
  • Cf. Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 691.6
Contents
On physics -- On motion -- On the mechanical powers -- On hydrostatics -- On pneumatics -- On fire -- On water -- On colours -- On vision
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
xix, 386 p., 4 leaves of plates
Note
  • Half brown calf and curl marbled paper over boards; spine tooled in gold.
  • Leather label on spine: Jones, Rudiments.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)29717876
  • ucoclc29717876

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