THOMSON, Sir J. Arthur. Riddles of Science. Clear explanations of how science has solved mysteries of every-day phenomena. New York: Liveright Publishing Corporation. 1932.
8vo. Original cloth and wrapper; pp. 387, text illustrations throughout; a little browning to endpapers, two spots to fore-edges, small chip to top edge of wrapper, otherwise very good.
First edition. An interesting overview of scientific curiosities by the respected Scottish biologist.