Kirchner / Experimental Physics / Virtual Book Fair
Description: Physiologia Kircheriana experimentalis, qua (…) naturalium rerum scientia per experimenta physica, mathematica, medica, chymica, musica, magnetic, mechanica comprobatur atque stabilitur. Quam ex vastis operibus A. Kircheri extravit J.S. Kestlerus. Amsterdam Janssonius-Waesberge, 1680. With title page, 10 text engravings and ca. 150 woodcuts in the text.
Original full leather binding. Includes the first recorded experiment in hypnotism in animals. Naturally there are large section on light and shadow, magnetism, acoustics and music, but there are also experiments and observations in hydraulics, alchemy, and a myriad of other topics.
Specific product properties:
Condition: very fine
Present in store: Yes
Technique: PRICE ON REQUEST
- Number: 1710005 (2493)
- Dealer: Dieter Duncker / The Netherlands