Phases of Modern Science: Published in Connexion with the Science Exhibit arranged by a Committee of the Royal Society in the Pavilion of His Majesty's Government at the British Empire Exhibition, 1925 - VariousA. & F. Denny, 1925, Hardback.
Condition: Very Good. Gently faded at the spine, title plate near illegible now. Gently bruised at the head, tail and corners of the binding. Tanning to the blanks and endpapers. Text complete, clean and tight otherwise.
4-part fold-out fronts the title page and includes a letter from Thomas Martin (?) Exhibition Secretary to Prof. E. Taylor Jones on Exhibition paper suggesting the enclosed book be of interest to the Professor's students. Radiation By Sir Oliver Lodge, F.R.S. The Electron By Sir Joseph Thomson, O.M., F.R.S. X-Rays and Crystal Structure By Sir William Braqg, K.B.E., F.R.S. Electricity and Matter By Sir Ernest Rutherford, O.M., F.R.S. Atoms and Isotopes By Dr. F. W. Aston, F.R.S. Verification of the theory of Relativity By Sir Frank Dyson, F.R.S. The interior of A Star By Prof. A. S. Eddington, F.R.S. The Origins of Wireless By Sir Richard Glazebrook, K.C.B., F.R.S. Thermionic Valves By Prof. J. A. Fleming, F.R.S. The Origin of Spectra By Prof. A. Fowler, F.R.S. The Circulation of the Atmosphere By Sir Napier Shaw, F.R.S. The Water in the Atmosphere By Dr. G. C. Simpson, F.R.S. Radiation and the Atmosphere By F. J. W. Whipple Atmospheric Electricity By Dr. C. Chree, F.R.S. Darwinism By C. Tate Regan, F.R.S. insect Mimicry and the Darwinian theory of Natural Selection By Prof. E. B. Poulton, F.R.S. Life in the Sea By Dr. E. J. Allen, F.R.S. The Origin of Man By Sir Arthur Smith Woodward, F.R.S. The Human Brain By Prof. G. Elliot Smith, F.R.S. The Circulation of the Blood By Prof. E. H. Starling, F.R.S. Muscular Work By Profs. A. V. Hill, F.R.S., and E. P. Cathcart, F.R.S. The Biological Action of Light By Prof. D. T. Harris The Origin of the Seed-Plants By Dr. D. H. Scott, F.R.S.
Size: 8¾" x 5¾". Blue boards with Blue on White Title Plate titling to the Spine & Upper Board. [VII] 232 pages.