Lateral Science – The Young Man’s Book of Amusement:
This is awesome. Just check out a few highlights:
- Valuable Transformation – Gold plating charcoal
- A more powerful Fulminating Powder
- The Leyden Phial – “…a painful jarring sensation is felt at the joints of the fingers, the elbows, shoulders & chest,…”
- To Recover a Fly after being drowned several hours
- Galvanic Experiments on the Dead Body of a Criminal
Everything a young man needs for hours of (thoroughly educational) amusement!