"On the Chemical Action of Rays of the Solar Spectrum on Preparations of Silver and other Substances, both metallic and non-metallic, and on some Photographic Processes;" "Experimental Researches in Electricity--Sixteenth Series;" "Experimental Researches in Electricity--Seventeenth Series;" "On the Nervous System;" On the influence of Iodine in rendering several Argentine Compounds...;" "On the Minute Structure and Movements of Voluntary Muscle;" "On the Corpuscles of the Blood." (Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Vol. 130 for the Year 1840 Part I & Part II, pp. 1-60, 61-92, 93-128, 245-254, 325-334, 457-502, 595-612.). John F. W. Herschel, Michael Faraday, Charles Bell, Robert Hunt, William Bowman, William Parsons, Martin Barry.

"On the Chemical Action of Rays of the Solar Spectrum on Preparations of Silver and other Substances, both metallic and non-metallic, and on some Photographic Processes;" "Experimental Researches in Electricity--Sixteenth Series;" "Experimental Researches in Electricity--Seventeenth Series;" "On the Nervous System;" On the influence of Iodine in rendering several Argentine Compounds...;" "On the Minute Structure and Movements of Voluntary Muscle;" "On the Corpuscles of the Blood." (Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Vol. 130 for the Year 1840 Part I & Part II, pp. 1-60, 61-92, 93-128, 245-254, 325-334, 457-502, 595-612.).

London: Royal Society of London, 1840. Quarter Leather. First Edition. [xi]-[xii], [xi]-[xii], [iii]-viii, [2], [1]-14, [1]-620, [8] pp. 4to. Library binding, tan leather spine with gold embossed titling, scuffing and tears where call numbers have been removed. Interiors clean, ex-library stamp on title page, and occurring sporadically within. Numerous folding plates that illustrate articles. Pages were trimmed slightly when rebound. Very Good.
A plethora important article in early photograph processes, biology, astronomy, and electricity.
This complete volume of papers by numerous authors on a variety of subjects including medicine, natural history, physics, mathematics and archaeology, illustrated with numerous plates.

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