Find a copy in the library
Finding libraries that hold this item...
|Genre/Form:||Early works to 1800|
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Delaval, Edward Hussey, 1729-1814.
Experimental inquiry into the cause of the changes of colours in opake and coloured bodies.
London: : Printed for J. Nourse, bookseller to His Majesty; and P. Elmsly, in the Strand., M. DCC. LXXVII. 
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Edward Hussey Delaval
|Notes:||An appended work, p. -138, has special half title: "A letter to the Right Honourable the Earl of Morton, president of the Royal Society. Containing experiments and observations on the agreement between the specific gravities of the several metals, and their colours when united to glass, as well as those of their other preparations. With additions. By Edward Delaval, F.R.S. Read at the Royal Society, Jan. 24, 1765." Originally published in Philosophical transactions, 1765 (paper also issued separately--cf. ESTC T136920).
Collation: 4to: pi1 a-i⁴ k² chi1, A-F⁴ G⁴( -G4)--H-M⁴ [N]⁴ O-R⁴ S² [$2 ( -ABCDEFG2) signed]; 108 leaves, pp. [2 unnumbered] [i] ii-lxxv [lxxvi (blank)] [2 unnumbered], 1-93 [94-98 (94, 96, 98 blank)] 99-138. The leaf between k2 and A1 contains addenda for p. lxii, 30, and 41 (verso blank); it may be bound elsewhere in some copies.
|Description:||, lxxv, , 138 p. ; 23 cm. (4to)|
|Responsibility:||By Edward Hussey Delaval, F.R.S.|