Chessler Books
Rock Climbing - Mountaineering - Exploration
New - Used - Collectible - Signed
Chessler Books Accepts PAYPAL Chessler Books Accepts VISA Chessler Books Accepts MASTERCARD Chessler Books Accepts DISCOVER CARD Chessler Books Accepts AMERICAN EXPRESS
All Orders Shipped via United States Postal Service   Chessler Books Ships Via USPS
Author:
Title:
Keyword:
Item #:
A B C D E F G H I
J K L M Mc N O P Q
R S T U V W X Y Z
Item #: OP7943-110
PHILOSOPHICAL TRANSACTIONS: IV FRIGORIFIC EXPERIMENTS ON THE MECHANICAL EXPANSION OF AIR Erasmus Darwin 1788 Unbound Pages Near Fine
By Darwin, Erasmus
Price: $1.99

List Price: $19.95
You Save $17.96 (90%)



Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description
London, Royal Society of London, not dated, c. 1788. 10 pp. Loose article pages. Near Fine overall.

Full Title: IV. Frigorific experiments on the mechanical expansion of air, explaining the cause of the great degree of cold on the summits of high mountains, the sudden condensation of aerial Vapour, and of the perpetual mutability of atmospheric Heat. By Erasmus Darwin, M.D. F.R.S.; communicated by the Right Honorable Charles Greville, F.R.S.

Extract pages from the publication Philosophical Transactions by the Royal Society of London. 

Read to the Royal Society on December 13, 1787. Printed in 1788.

Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
PHILOSOPHICAL TRANSACTIONS: XIII DESCRIPTIONS OF A THERMOMETRICAL BAROMETER FOR MEASURING ALTITUDES Wollaston 1833 Near Fine
By: Wollaston, Rev. Francis John Hyde
Price $1.99 ~ Regular $99.95, You Save $97.96 (98%)
- Item # OP7942-944
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SCRAMBLES AMONGST THE ALPS IN THE YEARS 1860-69 Edward Whymper 1871 UK 1st edition Near Fine
By: Whymper, Edward
Price $1875.00
- Item # OP1787C-853
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SCRAMBLES AMONGST THE ALPS IN THE YEARS 1860-69 Edward Whymper 1871 UK 1st edition ''Fourth Thousand'' Very Good
By: Whymper, Edward
Price $120.00 ~ Regular $200.00, You Save $80.00 (40%)
- Item # OP1787E-854
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
AMERICAN ALPINE JOURNAL 1951 Multiple copies available Rare
By: American Alpine Club 1951 Journal
Price $65.00 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $10.00 (13%)
- Item # AAJ1951-2332
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ANTARCTIC JOURNAL OF THE UNITED STATES OCTOBER 1977 Softcover Near Fine
By: National Science Foundation
Price $25.00 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $50.00 (67%)
- Item # PL7573-883
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
OLD SETTLER BOOKSHOP CATALOG 156: MOUNTAINS, MOUNTAIN CLIMBING, SKI-ING AND RELATED MATERIAL R. Kolvoord
By: Kolvoord, R.
Price $9.95 ~ Regular $99.95, You Save $90.00 (90%)
- Item # OP7944-900
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE 1962 October Sherpa School by Edmund Hillary, High In The Thin Cold Air Expedition by Barry Bishop Multiple copies available
By: National Geographic Magazine 1962 October
Price $5.99 ~ Regular $10.00, You Save $4.01 (40%)
- Item # NG6210-3
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
BROTHERHOOD OF THE ROPE: THE BIOGRAPHY OF CHARLES HOUSTON 2007 1st ed Hardcover w/DVD Like New SIGNED by Bernadette McDonald and Charles S. Houston 2 Copies Available Winner of the Boardman Tasker Prize
By: McDonald, Bernadette
Price $225.00 ~ Regular $250.00, You Save $25.00 (10%)
- Item # BK2183C-8612
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CLIMBS IN THE NEW ZEALAND ALPS: BEING AN ACCOUNT OF TRAVEL AND DISCOVERY Edward A. Fitzgerald 1896 1st UK ed Hardcover Very Good
By: Fitzgerald, Edward A.
Price $275.95 ~ Regular $650.00, You Save $374.05 (58%)
- Item # OP231-882p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CLIMBS IN THE NEW ZEALAND ALPS: BEING AN ACCOUNT OF TRAVEL AND DISCOVERY Edward Fitzgerald 1896 1st US ed Hardcover Near Fine
By: Fitzgerald, Edward A.
Price $150.00 ~ Regular $375.00, You Save $225.00 (60%)
- Item # OP231-879p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
Sorry, we were unable find any similar items available by this author.


MOUNT RAINIER MORPHOLOGY AND HYDROLOGY OF A GLACIAL STREAM -- WHITE RIVER, MOUNT RAINIER WASHINGTON Robert K Fahnstock 1963
By: Fahnstock, Robert K
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $9.99, You Save $5.00 (50%)
- Item # OP4422-864p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MONT BLANC SEEN FROM THE SKY [MONTE BIANCO VISTO DAL CIELO] Jean-Baptiste Meylan 1986 1st ed Hardcover Fine
By: Meylan, Jean-Baptiste, Prefaces by Christophe Profit and Roger Frison-Roche
Price $39.95 ~ Regular $100.00, You Save $60.05 (60%)
- Item # OP4612-949
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FOUR AGAINST THE ARCTIC: SHIPWRECKED FOR SIX YEARS AT THE TOP OF THE WORLD David Roberts 2003 1st ed Hardcover Fine
By: Roberts, David
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $24.00, You Save $4.01 (17%)
- Item # PL259A-872
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MANUAL OF MINERALOGY AND PETROGRAPHY James D. Dana 1899 Hardcover Near Fine
By: Dana, James Dwight
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $70.00, You Save $60.01 (86%)
- Item # OP8212-886
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MAWSON A LIFE Philip Ayres 1999 1st ed Hardcover DJ
By: Ayres, Philip
Price $49.95
- Item # PL3454-859
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FACTS ABOUT THE UNITED STATES ANTARCTIC PROGRAM OCTOBER 1994
By: USA Office of Polar Programs National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA, 1994
Price $4.99
- Item # PL4651-958
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NATURE ON THE RAMPAGE H.J. De Blij 1994 1st ed Hardcover DJ New
By: De Blij, H.J.
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $10.01 (33%)
- Item # BK368-967p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ATTITUDES ON ALTITUDE [COLORADO HIGH ALTITUDE RESEARCH] John Reeves, Robert F. Grover 2001 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine Multiple copies available
By: Reeves, John and Robert F. Grover
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $22.95, You Save $2.96 (13%)
- Item # BK1247-8582
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FIELD BOOK OF MOUNTAINEERING AND ROCK CLIMBING Tom Lyman and Bill Riviere 1978 Softcover Near Fine
By: Lyman, Tom and Bill Riviere
Price $1.99 ~ Regular $15.00, You Save $13.01 (87%)
- Item # OP7141A-941
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE OUTCROP FOR 2002 University of Wisconsin-Madison 2002 Softcover Fine
By: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Price $10.00 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $15.00 (60%)
- Item # JR7601-186
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart