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RATIONAL RECREATIONS
Hooper, W[illiam].

RATIONAL RECREATIONS

In Which the Principles of Numbers and Natural Philosophy are Clearly and Copiously Elucidated, by a Series of Easy, Entertaining, Interesting Experiments. Among Which are All Those Commonly Performed with the Cards. Volumes I and II [only of 4]. Printed by B. Law and Son 1794.
2 vols. xvi + 267pp. + xii + 280pp. 31 folding plates. With signatures of G. Hilliard 1813, lacking 2cm across head of title pages, light browning, contemporary tree calf, gilt ruling to edges, restoration work to corners, some surface wear with sl. loss to lower board of vol. 1., rebacked with original spines laid down, joints sl. rubbed, modern gilt lettered labels to spines. Volume 1 Arithmetic, mechanics; Volume 2 Experiments in optics, chromatics and acoustics. ESTC T72969.
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