1686 1st ed Science of Hygrometry Foucher Hygrometers Meteorology Weather Boyle: FOUCHER, Simon 1686 1st ed Science of Hygrometry Foucher Hygrometers Meteorology Weather Boyle: FOUCHER, Simon 1686 1st ed Science of Hygrometry Foucher Hygrometers Meteorology Weather Boyle: FOUCHER, Simon 1686 1st ed Science of Hygrometry Foucher Hygrometers Meteorology Weather Boyle: FOUCHER, Simon

1686 1st ed Science of Hygrometry Foucher Hygrometers Meteorology Weather Boyle

FOUCHER, Simon

Published by A Paris, Chez Estienne Michallet, 1686. First edition., 1686
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1686 1st ed Science of Hygrometry Foucher Hygrometers Meteorology Weather Boyle Simon Foucher was a 17th-century French philosopher who was skeptical of extremes theology. He wrote numerous dissertations on searching for truths, Chinese philosophies of Confucius, and responses to philosophies of Descartes. This 1686 first edition book by Foucher is his well-known Treaty on Hygrometers. In it, Foucher describes methods for finding and indicating humidity levels through the uses of changes sheepskin measures. He also describes varying methods and inventions used to measure gases and vapors, and atmospheric pressure. There is also an important account of the invention of the hygrometer by Robert Boyle. Item number: #2438 Price: $750 FOUCHER, Simon Traite des hygrometres ou machines pour mesurer la sechresse et l'humidite de l'air A Paris, Chez Estienne Michallet, 1686. First edition. Details: Collation complete with all pages: 195 (i.e. 166), [2] o Illustrated throughout; lacking a folding engraving References: Macclesfield Cat. IV, 809 Language: French Binding: Leather; tight & secure Size: ~6in X 3.5in (15cm x 9cm) We find this important work selling elsewhere for upwards of $1,500 Our Guarantee: Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide. Customer satisfaction is our priority! Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without reservation! 2438 Photos available upon request. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-1515870608058

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Title: 1686 1st ed Science of Hygrometry Foucher ...

Publisher: A Paris, Chez Estienne Michallet, 1686. First edition.

Publication Date: 1686

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Edition: 1st Edition

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