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A translation of John Tyndall's [1820-1893, physicist] doctoral thesis on mathematical characteristics of screw surfaces, with a photostat of the original thesis submitted at the University of Marburg, 1850. Includes correspondence form F G Huckleby, a Bideford schoolteacher, who had translated the thesis for Faunthorpe.

Includes annotated envelope. Former reference: Y