Light: A Course of Experimental Optics Chiefly with the Lantern

By: Wright, Lewis

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xxiv + 367 pp + Catalog 63 pp. 190 Fig. Illus, 8 full page plates, 4 of them full color, including frontis with tissue guard. "...I have merely tried to place clearly before the mind of the reader, though something like a complete course of actual experiments, the physical realities which underlie the phenomena of Light and Colour. As helps, there are solely employed simple mechanical analogies and a few diagrams, explained in language which it is hoped may be found simple and clear, though not intended to be childish...." A classic. Red cloth/black ruled cloth cover rubbed at edges, spine faded and chipped and frayed at top, Victorian black endpapers have some scars and marks, hinges starting, tissue guard foxed which has communicated to title page, text clean, book opens flat at pgs 288-289, some dog earing, some of the pages i-x have not been cut, else good.; Small 8vo

Title: Light: A Course of Experimental Optics Chiefly with the Lantern

Author Name: Wright, Lewis

Categories: Phys.Science/Math/Engineering, First/Limited/Signed Editions,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1882

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 000770

Keywords: Physics; Physical Optics,