Berlin: Carl Habel, 1885. 8vo. 48 pp. FIRST SEPARATE EDITION. Original printed boards, backed in black cloth, some light foxing, stamp of the library of the Lees-Museum in Amsterdam on title and front cover, bookplate of Dr. Charles A. Kofoid. Item #3199
First separate edition of the author's important treatise on the thermometer and thermometry. Ernst Gerland (1838-1910), German professor of physics at Cassel, was best known for his histories of physics and experimental physics.