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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 - Various

A. & 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.

This one has already found a new owner.