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1778 Mathematics & Physics Mechanics Magic Lantern MIRRORS Ozanam Illustrated

Jacques Ozanam was a 17th-century French mathematician most-known for his work ‘Recreations’ which covered a wide variety of scientific and mathematical topics.

This second volume is parts three, four, and five, of Ozanam’s ‘Recreations’ It includes:
•Part III – mechanics
•Part IV – optics
•Part V – music, acoustics
It includes 28 engravings depicting inventions, mechanics, pulley systems, wheeled chairs, gunpowder and firearms, magic mirrors, lanterns, chromatic triangles, and more!

Item number: #1415

Price: $499

OZANAM, Jacques

Récréations mathématiques et physiques, qui contiennent les problêmes & les questions les plus remarquables, & les plus propres à piquer la curiosité, tant des mathématiques que de la physique ; le tout traité d'une maniere à la portée des lecteurs qui ont seulement quelques connoissances légeres de ces sciences. Par feu M. Ozanam, de l'Académie royale des sciences, &c. Nouvelle edition, totalement refondue & considérablement augmentée par M. de C.G.F. Tome second

A Paris, rue Dauphine, chez Cl. Ant. Jombert, fils aîné, libraire du Roi pour le génie & l'artillerie. M. DCC. LXXVIII. Avec approbation, et privilège du Roi. [1778].

Details:
•Collation complete with all pages: 432p
oIllustrated with 28 engravings (15 folding)
oSignatures: A-Dd8
•Binding: Leather; tight & secure
•Language: French
•Size: ~8in X 5in (20cm x 13cm)

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1778 Mathematics & Physics Mechanics Magic Lantern

Estimate $500 - $1,000Nov 5, 2017