A Course Of Lectures On Electricity..
Bound in original cloth, gilt. Decorative endpapers. Extremities a little worn but good interior. Some neat early notes in text and on rear endpaper, mostly in pencil but occasionally in ink.
Longmans, Green, and Co. and New York: 15 east 16th Street.,
Delivered before the society of arts.
8vo. 5.25 x 7.5 inches. [viii] + 163 pp. +  + 16 pp. publisher's advertisements. Half title.
Illustrated by engravings in text.
A textbook on electricity and electromagnetism with a final chapter on dynamo-electric machinery, looking forward to the new age of electric light and power that was just beginning. George Forbes (1849-1936) was a distinguished electrical engineer and inventor, responsible for achieving significant improvements to the operation of dynamos.
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