Author: Clagett, Marshall
Title: Archimedes in the Middle Ages, Vol. I: The Arabo-Latin Tradition
Place Published: Madison, WI
Publisher:University of Wisconsin Press
Date Published: 1964
Illustrated with text charts, diagrams, etc. (4to), original blue cloth, dust jacket. First Edition.
Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper to I. Bernard Cohen, the Victor S. Thomas Professor of the history of science at Harvard University, and the author of many books on the history of science and, in particular, Isaac Newton : "For Bernard / with affection and admiration / Marshall / June 6, 1965." With Cohen's bookplate. Marshall Clagett was an American historian of science who specialized in medieval science. Scarce inscribed copy.