Sale: 301 / Rare Books, May 22./23. 2006 Lot 140

 
Johann Ingen-Housz - Nouvelles expériences


 
140
Johann Ingen-Housz
Nouvelles expériences
Estimate:
€ 200 / $ 238
Sold:
€ 190 / $ 226

(incl. 19% surcharge)
Lot description
Ingen-Housz, J., Nouvelles expériences et observations sur divers objects de physique. [Bd. I von 2]. Mit 4 mehrf. gefalt. Kupfertafeln. Paris, Th. Barrois 1785. Gefleckter Ldr. d. Zt. mit reicher RVerg. und farb. Ldr.-RSch. 8vo. XXXVII, 498 S.
Poggendorff I, 1170. - DSB VII, 15, 29. - Wellcome III, 329. - Ferchl S. 254. - Duveen 306. - Cole 673: "The delay in printing the french edition enabled the author to make numerous revisions and to add material. A second volume was added in 1789". "This vol. is the original version of the work an should have been published in 1781. In his Avant-propos (1784) the author complains that the continuing delay had given precedence to Molitor's German translation" (Wellcome). - Vereinz. schwach gebräunt. Kanten berieben, 1 Ecke bestoßen.

140
Johann Ingen-Housz
Nouvelles expériences
Estimate:
€ 200 / $ 238
Sold:
€ 190 / $ 226

(incl. 19% surcharge)