Clever Boys and Other Stories

By: Anon

Price: £3.75

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Average


. 122 pages, colour decorated blue cloth covers. Historical stories of the boyhoods and in scome cases later careers of Andre Erneste Modeste Gretry of Liege, composer; Jacques de Vaucanson, inventer of automata and precursor of the Jacquard loom; Robert Fulton, inventor and engineer; Pierre-Antoine Poiteau, botanist; Vincentio Viviani, mathematician; André Jacob Roubo, noted carpenter, cabinetmaker and author; Cesar Ducornet, skilful draughtsman born without hands; Pierre le Ramee (Ramus), Educationalist, Mathematician and Philosopher; Joseph Jacquard; Pietro du Cortona, artist and architect; along with two fictional stories.

Title: Clever Boys and Other Stories

Author Name: Anon

Categories: Fiction, Biography, Children's & Teaching of Children,

Publisher: London, W & R Chambers, Limited: 1902

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Average

Seller ID: 452159

Keywords: Victorian, Children's, Biography,