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TAIT, Peter Guthrie. Scientific Papers, Cambridge: University Press, 1898-1900, 2 volumes, 4°, FIRST EDITION, plates and illustrations; original blue cloth (spines unevenly faded, extremities worn). [Bibliotheca Mechanica p. 312] -- Cargill Gilston KNOTT. Life and Scientific Work of Peter Guthrie Tait, supplementing the two volumes of scientific papers published in 1898 and 1900, Cambridge: University Press, 1911, 4°, FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, half title inscribed: "Thomas Alexander from his former Colleague, the Author May 19, 1911", 5 photogravure portraits (occasional slight browning), original blue cloth, largely unopened. (3)

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TAIT, Peter Guthrie. Scientific Papers, Cambridge: University Press, 1898-1900, 2 volumes, 4°, FIRST EDITION, plates and illustrations; original blue cloth (spines unevenly faded, extremities worn). [Bibliotheca Mechanica p. 312] -- Cargill Gilston KNOTT. Life and Scientific Work of Peter Guthrie Tait, supplementing the two volumes of scientific papers published in 1898 and 1900, Cambridge: University Press, 1911, 4°, FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, half title inscribed: "Thomas Alexander from his former Colleague, the Author May 19, 1911", 5 photogravure portraits (occasional slight browning), original blue cloth, largely unopened. (3)
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