William Gilbert of Colchester, physician of London, On the loadstone and magnetic bodies, and on the great magnet the earth :
A new physiology, demonstrated with many arguments and experiments  /
A translation by P. Fleury Mottelay.
|Main Creator:||Gilbert, William, 1544-1603.|
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London : B. Quaritch, 1893.
Includes facsimile t.-p. of three editions of De magnete: 1st edition, 1600; 2d edition, 1628; 3d edition, 1633. Also, facsimile t.-p. of Gilbert's De mundo nostro sublunari philosophia nova, 1651.
"To the most learned Mr. William Gilbert ... A laundatory address concerning these books on magnetism, by Edward Wright": p. xxxvii-xiv.
"Biographical memoir": p. ix-xxvii.
Physical description: xxvii, xxxi-liv, 368 p. : port., facsims. ; 26 cm. (8vo)
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