The reason why : a careful collection of many hundreds of reasons for things which, though generally believed, are imperfectly understood. General science. / By the author of "Enquire within upon everything," "The dictionary of daily wants," "The dictionary of useful knowledge," etc.
Robert Kemp Philp (1819-1882)
Place of origin
xi, , 340 p. : ill. ; 20 cm. (8vo.) Provenance: manuscript inscription on half-title: "Alex Burnett Brown" [i.e. Alexander Burnett-Brown (1894-1966)]. Binding: publisher's textured green cloth; blind-embossed and gilt design on covers; gilt title on spine.
Makers and roles
Robert Kemp Philp (1819-1882), author