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THE INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC SERIES.
THE VOLUMES ALREADY Published ARE:THE FORMS OF WATER IN RAIN AND RIVERS, ICE AND GLACIERS.
By J. TYNDALL, LL.D., F.R.S. With 26 Illustrations. Crown 8vo. 55. Third Edition. “One of Professor Tyndall's best scientific treatises."-Standard.
“With the clearness and brilliancy of language which have won for him his fame, he considers the subject of ice, snow, and glaciers." -Morning Post.
“Before starting for Switzerland next summer every one should study 'The Forms of Water.""--Globe.
“Eloquent and instructive in an eminent degree.”- British Quarterly.
PHYSICS AND POLITICS; or, THOUGHTS ON THE APPLICATION OF THE PRINCIPLES
OF “NATURAL SELECTION” AND “INHERITANCE" To POLITICAL SOCIETY. By WALTER BAGEHOT. Crown 8vo. 45. Second Edition.
“We can recommend the book as well deserving to be read by thoughtful students of politics."-Saturday Review.
“Able and ingenious."-Spectator.
“A work of really original and interesting speculation. Mr. Bagehot has undertaken to inquire what are the conditions which enable nations to enter on a course of progress, and to continue in it."-Guardian.
FOODS. By Dr. Edward Smith. Profusely Illustrated. Price 5s. Second Edition.
“A comprehensive résumé of our present chemical and physiological knowledge of the various foods, solid and liquid, which go so far to ameliorate the troubles and vexations of this anxious and wearying existence."-Chemist and Druggist. “Treats of all animal and vegetable products which are used as food, as to their
their physiological effects, and the various modes of their preparation. Every page teems with information."-Church Herald.
MIND AND BODY: The THEORIES OF THEIR RELATIONS. By ALEXANDER BAIN,
LL.D., Professor of Logic at the University of Aberdeen. Four Illustrations. 4s.
Second Edition. THE STUDY OF SOCIOLOGY. By Herbert SPENCER. Price 5s. Second Edition.
ON THE CONSERVATION OF ENERGY. By Professor Balfour Stewart.
Fourteen Engravings. Price 5s.
ANIMAL MECHANICS; or, Walking, Swimming, and Flying. By
Dr. J. B. PETTIGREW, M.D. F.RS. Crown 8vo. 122 Illustrations. 5s.
RESPONSIBILITY IN MENTAL DISEASE. By Dr. Henry MAUDSLEY.
O For List of Authors, and the Subjects of their forthcoming Books, see end of the book
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