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BRYAN, G. H.
Thermodynamics.

An Introductory Treatise Dealing Mainly With First Principles and Their Direct Applications.

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pp. XIV, 204, (ii). Original cloth, a very good copy.

*Tipped to the top margin of the front free end-paper are two copies of an 8 stanza poem, printed on a single sheet, by G. H. B[ryan]. and M. A. B[ryan]. "Two Other Triangles" - 'ABC is a Triangle'. 'What are the wild waves saying As they cast up the wrack in a tangle? I hear in the music of their spraying, That ABC is a triangle. What are the words of those 'freshmen' As they cross the college quadrangle? 'O how did you answer that question On ABC is a triangle?' High wranglers may rise to great fame With their mathematical wrangle But they will never cease to proclaim That ABC is a triangle. Probably the only two copies of this production in existence! NO COPY recorded by COPAC. G. H. Bryan was Professor of Mathematics at the University College of North Wales.

B. G. Teubner. Leipzig.

Date Published: 1907.

Stock No. 54106

Price: 45.00

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