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Lot nr:1033
Book nr:34712
Author:SMITH, Robert
Title:Volkomen samenstel der optica of Gezigtkunde, behelzende eene gemeenzaame, eene wiskonstige, eene werktuiglyke en eene natuurkundige verhandeling
Town:'s Gravenhage
Publisher:E. Boucquet
Year:1764
Description:2 dln. in 1 vol. in-4, [22], 488; [2], 489-778, [22] pp, met 84 uitv. platen. Enkele waterranden, vooral voorin en achterin. Genaaid, kartonnage, verlies van karton aan de rug, onafgesneden
Note:Dutch version of: A compleat system of opticks. Reissue of the edition Amsterdam, I. Tirion, 1753. Herkomst: Bibliotheek Kapucijnen Brugge.
Ref. Albert/ Norton/ Hurtes 2155. "Perhaps the most influential optical textbook of the eighteenth century, this work helped establish the particulate theory of light". The author's nickname was "Old Focus"
Price:€450 - €600
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