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Small royal 8vo., pp ix, [i] blank, 282,  blank and with text figures. Publisher's cloth lettered in silver. Colour pictorial dustjacket. A fine copy. 'This book tells the story of the triumph of the Cartesian vortex theory and its eventual collapse in favour of Newtonianism.' Published in the series History of Science Library.
Title: The Vortex Theory of Planetary Motions.
Publisher: Macdonald: London & American Elsevier: New York:, 1972., 0
Book Condition: Fine
Jacket Condition: Fine
kg: 1.00 kg
Seller ID: 4226
Keywords: astronomy, physics, science