Rittenhouse Vol. 3 No. 3 (Issue 11): Journal of the American Scientific Instrument Enterprise May 1989
first editionStaplebound wraps
1989·Hastings-on-Hudson, NY and MA
by Bedin, Silvio A.; Deborah Jean Warner (contributors); Deborah Jean Warner (editor)
Hastings-on-Hudson, NY and MA: David & Yola Coffeen and Raymond V. Giordano, 1989. First Edition. Staplebound wraps. Near Fine. First Edition. Pgs 73-112. 8vo. Wraps. Illustrated. A bright clean copy. Staplebound wraps. Scholarly Journal on Scientific Instruments. (May 1989). Contents: Isaac Greenwood III. Dentist and Mathematical Instrument Maker by SILVIO A. BEDINI. American Octants and Sextants: The Early Years by DEBORAH JEAN WARNER. The Rittenhouse Journal of the Scientific Enterprise was a journal that aimed to increase and diffuse knowledge about scientific instruments made and/or sold in the US and the Americas. Throughout its 23 years of publication (and a total of 70 issues), the journal covered areas including mathematical, optical and philosophical instruments, chemical, physical and electrical apparatus, sundials and globes; and time periods from the 17th to the mid-20th century. (Inventory #: 25574)
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