PHILOSOPHY IN SPORT Made Science in Earnest Being an attempt to implant in the young mind the first principles of Natural Philosophy by the aid of the popular toys and sports of youth

By: Various Authors

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Book Condition: Very Good


Clean and secure in original publisher's green cloth with decorative blindstamping & gilt spine lettering. A bit of wear at the spine & corners, yet a very nice copy of this 19th century work on natural philosophy. Many woodcut illustrations throughout the text. A stimulating & delightful work to engage the interest of young people in the physical & biological sciences through the use of toys, basic experiments & practical sporting activities ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings.

Title: PHILOSOPHY IN SPORT Made Science in Earnest Being an attempt to implant in the young mind the first principles of Natural Philosophy by the aid of the popular toys and sports of youth

Author Name: Various Authors

Categories: Sports and Games, Natural History, 19th Century, Science and History of Science,

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1853

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo

Seller ID: 38864

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