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La Mecanique au XVIIe siecle (des antecedents scolastiques a la pensee classique).

By: DUGAS, Rene.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Paris:, Dunod, 1954.: 1954

Seller ID: RH1373

Series: Bibliotheque Scientifique, 26. First edition. 8vo. 620 pp. Index. Cloth. Very good copy. "Monumental study traces the history of mechanical principles chronologically from their earliest roots in antiquity through the Middle Ages to the revolutions in relativistic mechanics and wave and quantum mechanics of the early 20th century. Contributions of ancient Greeks, Leonardo, Galileo, Kepler, Lagrange, many other important figures." First Edition. View more info

France in the Age of the Scientific State.

By: GILPIN, Robert.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Princeton:, Princeton University Press, 1968.: 1968

Seller ID: RH1378

8vo. xii, 474 pp. Tables, figs., map, index. Cloth, dust-jacket; jacket lightly worn. Very good. Ownership signature of Roger Hahn. View more info

Patronage and Royal Science in Seventeenth-Century France: The Academie de Physique in Caen.

By: LUX, David S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ithaca and London:, Cornell University Press, (1989).: 1989

Seller ID: BL2936

ISBN: 0801423341

8vo. xiii, 199 pp. Index. Cloth, dust-jacket. Ink ownership signature of David C. Lindberg. Very good. ISBN: 0801423341 / 0-8014-2334-1 View more info

La Science Moderne et son etat actuel.

By: PICARD, Emile.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Paris:, Flammarion, 1906.: 1906

Seller ID: RH1396

Series: Bibliotheque de Philosophie scientifique. 12mo. 301 pp. Paper browned. Crudely bound in old quarter calf, marbled boards, later cloth tape over spine; extremities worn, cords loose. Of additional interest: Bookplate of a French library in San Francisco, Calif., Bibliotheque Francaise . . . Ligue Nationale Francaise, San Francisco. Good. View more info

Science in the Age of Sensibility; The Sentimental Empiricists of the French Enlightenment.

By: RISKIN, Jessica.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Chicago:, University of Chicago Press, (2002).: 2002

Seller ID: BL3533

ISBN: 0226720780

8vo. xii, 338 pp. Illustrations, index. Black stamped beige cloth. Burndy bookplate. Fine. ISBN: 0226720780 View more info