Tracts consisting of observations about the saltness of the sea :
an account of a statical hygroscope and its uses: together with an appendix about the force of the air's moisture: a fragment about the natural and preternatural state of bodies. By the Honourable Robert Boyle. To all which is premis'd a sceptical dialogue about the positive or privative nature of cold: with some experiments of Mr. Boyl's [sic] referr'd to in that discourse. By a member of the Royal Society.
|Main Creator:||Boyle, Robert, 1627-1691.|
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London : printed by E. Flesher for R. Davis bookseller in Oxford, MDCLXXIV. [1674, i.e. 1673]
Each of the tracts has separate pagination and a half t.p. and there are two seperate title-pages. 'A statical hygroscope proposed to be further tryed ... 1673' and 'A new experiment and other instances of the efficacy of the air's moisture ... 1673.'
For full collation, consult Fulton (J.F.) : A bibliography of the Hon. Robert Boyle, in Oxford Bibliographical Society : proceedings & papers, III, i, 1932.
Physical description: , 51, , 6, , 5, , 11, , 39, , 5, , 11, , 27, , 14 p. ; small and 8vo
Citations/References: Wing (2nd ed., 1994), B4053