Christiaan Huygens 1629-1695: A Question of Time
Gogelein, A.J.F., et al.

Gogelein, A.J.F., et al. Christiaan Huygens 1629-1695: A Question of Time. Leiden: Museum Boerhaave 1979. 60p, many ills. Errata slip laid in. Very good paperbound. ** "This exhibition, commemorating the 350th anniversary of Christiaan Huygens' birth, brings together, for the first time since his death in 1695, all his scientific instruments, all his portraits and all the first editions of his writings." It also included manuscripts, correspondence, and background material. Texts by various authors on Huygens' scientific work, pendulum clocks, marine clocks, the theory of light, telescopic astronomy, mathematics, theories of music, mechanics, cosmology, microscopy, and technical inventions, Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate. (Item ID: 1006098)


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