Hardcover, New York: Interscience Publishers, 1967. Second Printing. Good in Good dust jacket.
Sound binding and hinges. Off-white pages with occasional underlined passages. Previous owner's name on title page. Writing on front pastedown. Paper over boards is edge rubbed. DJ has tape reinforcing corners, top/bottom of spine; edge wear; light handling wear. ; Introduction to the concept of the ligand field. Quantitative derivation of the ccrystal field potential. Application to the theory of the energy levels of the central ion. Importance of symmetry in complex ions. Extension of the crystal field approach to the more general one of a ligand field. Introduction of group theory and molecular orbital theory. Main features of ligand field theory as relating to complexes of non-cubic symmetry, and to the compounds of the lanthanide and actinide elements. ; 9.0" (21 cm) tall; 351 pages.