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Physical Sciences : being the Friday Evening Discourses in Physical Science held at the Royal Institution: 1851-1939

By: Bragg, Sir Lawrence & Sir George Porter (editors)

Price: $94.95

Publisher: London, Applied Science Publishing: 1970

Seller ID: 16287


light wear to white card covers with some corner curl but books appear to be unread, a few covers show some creasing ; Bright, solid books, text unmarked. This is the full 10 volume set + Index volume. ; Royal Institution Library of Science, 10 volumes + Index; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Discourses in the physical sciences delivered at the Royal Institution of Great Britain between the years 1851 and 1939. Vol. 1: 577pp. Includes the years: 1851-1865;... View more info

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Renaissance and Revolution Humanists, Scholars, Craftsmen and Natural Philosophers in Early Modern Europe

By: Field, J. V. & Frank A. J. L. James & A. Rupert Hall

Price: $41.50

Publisher: New York, Cambridge University Press: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17880


Card covers show light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book, covers are clean and crisp, text unmarked. ; 9.61 X 6.85 X 0.71 inches; 308 pages; "Renaissance and Revolution is a collection of fifteen essays that open up new perspectives on some of the problems presently seen to be associated with the Scientific Revolution of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. The topics treated include the dissemination of Greek science, medical empiricism, natural history, the rel... View more info

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Reappraisals of the Scientific Revolution

By: Lindberg, David C. & Robert S. Westman

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York, Cambridge University Press: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17831


Card covers show light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book, card covers are clean and crisp, text unmarked.; 9 X 5.70 X 1.50 inches; 551 pages; "This volume contains specialised essays, offering broad reflections on the Scientific Revolution, by a group of leading scholars actively engaged in the study of sixteenth- and seventeenth-century science. Although the volume's thirteen original essays display a wide variety of methods and approaches, all share the aim of re-e... View more info