CELEBRATION A LYON DU CENTENAIRE DE LA MORT D'ANDRE-MARIE AMPERE, 1836-9136, Tome 1.
Edition: First edition.
Lyons, France: publie sous la direction de M. C. Chalumeau, Ingenieur en Chef de la Ville, 1936. Hardcover first edition - In addition to the tributes to Ampere from around the world, this includes several papers on the impact of electricity in rural and urban areas, trolleys, elevators, stagecraft and more. Texte en francais (text in French.) Illustrated with several pages of photographs. Volume 1 only. Large format, measuring approx 11 x 8 1/2 inches, 255 pages, plus photographs and table of contents. Bound in red cloth. Very uncommon.
Condition: Near very good overall - some fading to the red cloth on the spine and upper edge, slight fraying at corners and ends of spine and at 2 places on side of spine. Sturdy binding, contents near fine.