London: Longmans, Green, 1870. Two volumes. 8vo. vi, [iv], 427, ; [viii], 499,  pp. FIRST EDITION. With steel engraved portrait frontispiece, 2 engraved plates, and numerous text engravings. Publisher’s cloth, worn, spines badly sunned; internally good. With the bookplate of Charles R. C. Tichborne (1836-1905). Item #16446
First edition of this early biography of Faraday by Jones (1814-1873), physician and chemist, secretary of the Royal Institution, and friend of Faraday. Included in the work is an extensive amount of material drawn from Faraday’s letters and his research notebooks.