A Text-Book of Physics, Heat
1911, fine leather binding by Bickers for Dulwich College
Fourth edition. Hardback, bound in full leather by Bickers as a school prize for Dulwich College, with gilt "God's Gift" crest to upper board, and the spine with gilt titling and decoration, and five raised spines. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. 23 × 15.5cm, xvi + 354pp.
A text book of physics including temperature, expansions of solids, gases and liquids, conductivity, thermodynamics etc, and illustrated with small diagrams within the text and charts etc.
An attractive copy. The leather is rubbed and bumped to the corners, and has light overall discoloration and rubbing. The contents are in good order with light foxing throughout but the binding is sound.