Princeton, NJ; (1979)
by Aepinus, P. J. Connor Translator
Princeton, NJ; (1979): Princeton University Press. First Edition. Octavo. 514pp., index. First publishd in St. Petersburg in 1759, Aepinus's Tentamen theoriae electricitatis et magnetismi was one of the outstanding achievements of the eighteenth-century physics. P.J. Connor's translation of the original Latin edition is the irst to appear in any western European language. The introductory monograph and notes by R. W. Home provide a far more definitve account of Aepinus's life and work than has heretofore been attempted. Home supplies a coplete annotated bibliography of Aepinus's published works.Bound in beige cloth,, black spine label printed in gilt, near fine in very good dust jacket with some fading to spine.
(Inventory #: 006314)