London: A.P. Blundell, Taylor & Co., 1886. First Edition, First Printing. Original wraps. 5 1/16 X 8 1/8 Inches. 28 PP. Very Good. Item #4706
Extremely scarce original first edition signed and inscribed by controversial chemist William Odling on the front cover. Odling, an English chemist, was one of a few responsible for the creation of the Periodic Table. This copy housed in original issue wraps. Later hand-stitching to spine. Light toning and wear at edges. Small chip to bottom of rear panel. OCLC locates "1" copy of this publication.