These five volumes comprise the first series, and were issued as Thus: the first two in 1785; the third in 1790; vol 4, part 1 in Manchester by C. Wheeler for T. Cadell, 1793, the other part for Cadell junior and Davies, 1796; vol. 5, part 1 in Manchester by George Nicholson for Cadell and Davies, 1798, and the other part in Manchester by R & W. Dean & Co., also for Cadell and Davies, 1802.
5v.,plates: 24cm. (8vo)
JRUL copy at R131090: MSS. inscriptions on front flyleaves: Mr Jonath. Otley with respects from John Dalton. 1802. [i.e.: presentation copy from John Dalton (1766-1844) to John Otley (1766-1856)].
JRUL copy at R131090: Twentieth-century institutional bookplate: Dalton Hall Library. Numbered in MSS.: 506.
JRUL copy at J200061: Ink-stamped: From Dr. J. P. Joule's Collection.
JRUL copy at Partington/MAN: imperfect: vol. 1 only.
JRUL copy at 506.42 M12: imperfect: vol. 2 only.
JRUL copy at Med.MEM.LIT.3,.4,.5: imperfect: vols. 3,4 and 5 only.
JRUL copy at R131090: Imperfect: vol.5, pts. 1 and 2 only.
JRUL copy at J200061: Imperfect: vols 3, 4 (part 1) and 5 (part 1) only.
JRUL copy at R131090: Twentieth-century full green cloth.#UkMaJRU
Also available as: Microfilm. - Woodbridge, CT: Research Publications, Inc., 1986. - 1 reel; 35mm. - (The Eighteenth Century; reel 1682, no. 01).