The Rise of Scientific Europe, 1500 - 1800
Hodder & Stoughton, The Open University, (1991). First Edition. Softcover. First printing, quarto size, 447 pp. Very good +. Item #CNFBV136
From the back cover: "The Scientific Revolution has been described as the most significant event in human history since the rise of Christianity...[this] book carries the reader through many of the major developments in asatronomy, the biological and physical sciences, and chemistry...[and] looks at the way in which a scientific consciousness arose at different times and in different areas of Europe..."
___DESCRIPTION: Bound in decorated cardstock covers, quarto size (10 7/8" by 8 9/16"), pagination: [i-iv] v-ix [1, blank] 1-437.
___CONDITION: Very good, the covers with modest overall wear and light soiling, a strong, square text block with solid hinges, the interior is clean and bright, and entirely free of prior owner markings.
___POSTAGE: Please note that this is an unusually heavy volume and additional postage may apply; please inquire for details.
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