Scientific Instruments of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries and their Makers

DAUMAS, Maurice
London: 1989

Stock Code: 8108

A classic study of the development of scientific instruments emphasising the mutual dependence of theorist and craftsman. 361 pages. With References, Libraries Archives and Collections, Bibliography, and Index.

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Scientific Instruments of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries and their Makers
Green cloth covers, gilt title on spine.

Condition: Very Good. Dust jacket Very Good, a little rubbing to surfaces.

Book Publishing Details
Author: Maurice Daumas (1910-1984)
Illustrator:
Full title: Scientific Instruments of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries and their Makers
Publisher: Portman Books, London
Year Printed: 1989
Edition: First Edition
Binding: Hardcover
Dust Jacket: Yes
ISBN 10: 0713407271
ISBN 13: 9780713407273
Language: English
Category: History
Size: 255mm Tall, 4to
Pages: 361
Stock Code: 8108
Links: More on Maurice Daumas 
The B. T. Batsford 1972 edition
Keywords: optical instruments, Borda, Cassini, Academie des Sciences, microscopes, Royal Society, Lenoir,
Nicolas Fortin, scientific apparatus, scientific instruments, astronomy, surveying,

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Weight 1.45 kg