4 October 2002
FARADAY, Michael (1791-1867). Faraday's Diary. Being the Various Philosophical Notes of Experimental Investigation...during the years 1820-1862. Edited by Thomas Martin. London: G. Bell and Sons, 1932-36.
8 volumes including index, 8o. Original cloth, top edges gilt. (spines lightly faded). Illustrated.
First edition of Faraday's day-to-day account of his researches in physics, electricity and chemistry, and a remarkable autobiographical document. (8)
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