"On the Secular Changes in the Elements of the Orbit of a Satellite Revolving about a Tidally Distorted Planet” (Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Vol. 171 for the Year 1881, pp. 713-891). George Darwin.

"On the Secular Changes in the Elements of the Orbit of a Satellite Revolving about a Tidally Distorted Planet” (Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Vol. 171 for the Year 1881, pp. 713-891).

London: Royal Society of London, 1881. Hardcover. First Edition. v, [2], [1]-1092 pp. 4to. Library binding, tan leather spine with gold embossed titling. 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.
George Darwin’s (1845-1912) theory of the formation of the moon along with his age calculations.
[Book #27568]

Price: $300.00

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