Paris: G. Masson, . Fourth edition, entirely revised. 8vo., xi, 321 pp., color frontispiece with tissue guard, plus 3 color plates, 218 illustrations in text. Gilt decorated red morroco spine with textured red cloth, a.e.g. Slightly rubbed at extremities, occasional light foxing, else very good. Item #26360
A manual containing wonderful illustrations and explanations of natural history phenomena, demonstrations of principles of physics, optical illusions, interesting chemical experiments, scientific amusements.