Copernicus Yesterday and Today: Proceedings of the Commemorative Conference held in Washington in Honour of Nicolaus Copernicus

Pergamon Press: 1975. 1st Edition. First edition. This profusely illustrated biography of Copernicus is comprised of extensive essays on his scientific contributions, the nature of the scientific revolution of which he was a part, and the impact of his contributions and work. His humanistic contributions and their significance within the Copernican heritage are covered as well. Seventeen papers by a wide range of authorities included – Edward Rosen, Stillman Drake, Owen Gingerich among others. CONDITION & DETAILS: Pergamon Press, 1975. 4to (10 x 7 inches). [xxxiii], 223, [2]. Hardcover, bound in black cloth, gilt-lettered on the spine and on the front board. Tightly and solidly bound. Bright and clean inside and out. Fine condition. Item #1560

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