London: G. Bell & Sons, 1958. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 18mo. Very Good / Very Good. Item #012302
Orig. aqua paper boards. 180 pp.  double-sided B&W plates of illustrations, B&W illustration in text. Sunning to spine ends. Front board slightly bowed. Damp staining to fore edge of text block. Dust jacket is price clipped, sunned to spine, edge worn, a few short tears, some soiling and staining to rear. This book is based on a recent series of Royal Institution Christmas Lectures, the one hundred and twenty-sixth course of the famous annual lectures 'adapted to a juvenile auditory.'.
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