Breslau: Maruschke & Berendt, 1877. 8vo. xv, , 338,  pp., including half-title and errata. FIRST EDITION. Calf-backed marbled boards. Item #3549
First edition of the author's classic treatise on the kinetic theory of gases. Meyer's historical introduction traces the evolution of the theory, providing critical expositions from the works of Boyle, Bernoulli, Clausius, Maxwell, and Joule.