By: GILLISPIE, Charles Coulston (ed.).
New York:, Charles Scribner's Sons, (1970).: 1970
Seller ID: S9491
Sixteen volumes. Green cloth, gilt-stamped cover and spine titles, dust jackets; jackets worn. David Lindberg ownership signature. Very good. First edition. The standard reference work for essentially all important figures in the history of science. This work is notable for being one of the most substantial reference works in the field of history of science, containing extensive biographies on hundreds of figures. It gives information about both the personal biography and in considerable detail about the scientific contributions. It features figures from the fields of mathematics, physics, ch... View More...