London: Chapman and Hall 1833. , xviii, , -464, [1-ad] pages + frontis. Publisher's cloth (blindstamped and gold stamped decorations). Rebacked with original spine laid down. All edges gilt. 4 3/8 x 5 1/2 inches. Generally bright and clean internally, noting a '139' on the front flyleaf (perhaps from a lending library?). Wear at the extremities, now a sound working copy. Very Good. Cloth. 
Covers various topics targetted at youth, including mechanics, hydraulics, hydrostatics, pneumatics, acoustics, pyronomics, optics, electricity, galvanism, and magnetism. Engravings by E. Landells.