Author:Nathaniel Ingersoll Bowditch

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Memoir of Nathaniel Bowditch (First Separate Edition) Inscribed

By: Nathaniel Ingersoll Bowditch

Price: $155.00

Publisher: Boston, Charles C. Little and James Brown: 1839

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2003

Condition: Very Good


Boston: Charles C. Little and James Brown. Very Good. 1839. First Edition. 168 pages, [2] leaves of plates - portraits of Nathaniel Bowditch and Mary Bowditch. Presentation copy to Frederick Parker of the Law School at Cambridge, with the respects of the Author. Boston, Sept. 5, 1840. Printed boards, rebacked spine. Published in Volume IV of Bowditch's translation of LaPlace's Mécanique céleste. "Of the Mécanique Céleste only five hundred copies have been printed, the greater part of which will probably remain unsold for several years, as, from the nature of its subject, ... View more info