Braunschweig: Friedrich Vieweg und sohn, 1906. 8vo. viii, 119 pp., plus 4 pages publisher’s advertisements. FIRST EDITION. Half-morocco over marbled boards, title in gilt on spine. An excellent copy from the Mount Wilson Observatory, with a presentation bookplate to the Observatory by the Dutch astronomer Adriaan van Maanen (1884-1946), and with his signature dated 1906 on the half-title. Item #10955
First edition of this important work in thermodynamics and chemistry.