1842 · New York
Bucke (1781-1846) originally published this anonymously at London in 1813 under title "The philosophy of nature." The first American edition appeared from Harper in 1841. This is the second American printing.
The present text was "selected and revised by the Rev. William P. Page" and was published in Harper's series "Family library" as no. 145.
American Imprints 42-822. Publisher's textured charcoal-colored cloth, spine stamped in gilt. Binding lightly rubbed. Ex–social club library: 19th-century bookplate, call number on endpaper, pressure-stamp on title-page, no other markings. Very nice copy. (Inventory #: 36607)