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Alfred Marshall Mayer (1836–1897)

Mayer, Alfred Marshall. An American scientific writer; born in Baltimore, MD, Nov. 13, 1836; died in 1897. Besides his editorial work on the American Journal of Science, and numerous contributions to other journals, he published ‘The Earth a Great Magnet’ (1872); ‘Light’ (1877); ‘Sound’ (1878); and ‘Sport with Gun and Rod in American Woods and Waters’ (1883).