Traite theorique et pratique des machines dynamo-electriques.
Paris. Librairie Polytechnique Baudry et Cie., 1886. First edition in French.
8vo. , xv, , 475pp, . Contemporary black half-morocco, marbled boards, contrasting red calf lettering-piece. Lightly rubbed, chipping to lettering-piece. Marbled endpapers, ownership inscription and clear tape repair to head of title page, heavily foxed.
The first edition in French of English physicist Silvanus P. Thompson's (1851-1916) authoritative treatise on dynamo driven electrical machinery.£ 50.00 Antiquates Ref: 24027