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HISTORY OF PHYSICAL ASTRONOMY,
Grant, Robert.

HISTORY OF PHYSICAL ASTRONOMY,

From the Earliest Ages to the Middle of the Nineteenth Century. Comprehending a detailed account of the establishment of the Theory of Gravitation by Newton, and its Development by his Successors; with an Exposition of the Progress of Research on all the other subjects of Celestial Physics. London: Henry G. Bohn 1852.
1st Ed. xx + 637pp. + [i] additions & corrections. Occasional marginal pencil markings, some sporadic light browning, t.p. and p.iii spotted and lightly browned, from the library of Jack Meadows, bookplate, hinges cracked and sl. shaken, gilt lettered cloth lightly soiled and rubbed, corners and head and tail of spine sl. bumped, sm. split at head of lower joint.
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