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    Sale 5281

    The Sunday Sale

    9 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 30

    LORIMER, John (1732-95) A Concise Essay on Magnetism; with an account of the declination and inclination of the magnetic needle

    Price Realised  

    LORIMER, John (1732-95) A Concise Essay on Magnetism; with an account of the declination and inclination of the magnetic needle
    London: J.Dillon, 1800. 8vo.
    Engraved portrait frontispiece, 7 engraved plates on 4 folding sheets, 16pp. of publisher's advertisements at the end. Contemporary half calf,(joints split, rubbed),Provenance: the front pastedown inscribed, "To General Vallancy with Mrs. Lorimer's compliments", Second edition


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