Wonders Of The Moon

By: Guillemin, Amedee (translated by Miss M. G. Mead) (edited by Maria Mitchell)

Price: $90.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping, rubbing and wear. There are several small tears to the top spine end of the book cover, with some associated fraying. The text pages are clean and bright. One signature of the text block (towards the middle ) has pulled out of true. "Amédée Guillemin (born July 5, 1826 in Pierre-de-Bresse, died January 2, 1893 in Pierre-de-Bresse, France) was a French science writer and a journalist. Guillemin started his studies at Beaune college before taking his final degree in Paris. From 1850 to 1860 he taught mathematics in a private school while writing articles for the Liberal press criticizing the Second French Empire. In 1860, he moved to Chambéry where he became a junior deputy editor of the weekly political magazine La Savoie. After the annexation of Savoy by the French empire, he returned to Paris where he became the science editor of l’Avenir national (The Nation's Future). " (from Wikipedia)

Title: Wonders Of The Moon

Author Name: Guillemin, Amedee (translated by Miss M. G. Mead) (edited by Maria Mitchell)

Categories: Astronomy,

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Publisher: New York, Scribner, Armstrong and Company: 1872

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: A37722

Keywords: Astronomy Amedee Guillemin Miss M. G. Mead Illustrated Library Of Wonders The Moon Astronomy,