Abate (Jean-Antoine) Nollet - L'Arte dell' Seperienze [...] Lezioni di Fisica Sperimentale - 1783

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Abate (Jean-Antoine) Nollet - L'Arte dell' Seperienze [...] Lezioni di Fisica Sperimentale - 1783
Physics, Science (general) - Quantity: 2 - Book

Abate (Jean-Antoine, of Abbé) Nollet (1700–1770)

L'Arte dell'Esperienze del Signor Abate Nollet
Dell'Accademia delle Scienze di Parigi, della Società Reale di Londra, Dell'Istituto di Bologna, e Maestro del Reale Delfino.
Opera che serve di continuazione e compimento alle di lui Lezioni di Fisica Sperimentale.

Four parts in two contemporary full-leather volumes,
with gilt-stamped spines;
8vo; 163 [VIII], 356 [XVI], 195 [XII], 344 [XX] pp.;
each volume with green silk bookmark; marbled edges.
Italian edition, translated from French (‘Leçons de physique expérimentale’).

Complete with all 56 folding plates.

Rare 18th-century standard work on physics and technology by the French nobleman and physicist Nollet.
The book describes (and illustrates) solutions in mechanics, optics, laboratory instruments and tools, as well as measuring equipment (such as temperature) and their operation.
For example, the mechanism of the microscope and the flintlock gun is described and illustrated.

Only 3 copies listed in WorldCat:
- www.worldcat.org/title/arte-dellesperienze-del-signor-abate-nollet-dellaccademia-delle-scienze-di-parigi-della-societa-reale-di-londra-opera-che-serve-di-continuazione-e-compimento-alle-di-lui-lezioni-di-fisica-sperimentale-tomo-primo-quarto/oclc/797625216
- www.librinlinea.it/titolo/l-arte-dellesperienze-del-signor-abate/TO0E056346

The books are in good condition and complete;
both spines have some wormholes;
the top of the spine of the second book is slightly crumbled; the back cover of the second book is slightly scuffed and has a hole in the leather.
The pictures provide a good impression.
All plates are photographed.

Will be sent by registered mail.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
2
Subject
Physics, Science (general)
Author/ Illustrator
Abate (Jean-Antoine) Nollet
Book Title
L'Arte dell' Seperienze [...] Lezioni di Fisica Sperimentale
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1783
Edition
Illustrated Edition
Language
Italian
Original language
No
Publisher
Presso Leonardo e Giammaria fratelli Bassaglia, Venezia
Binding/ Material
Leather
Number of pages
1110
Dimensions
17.9×11.6 cm
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