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HASSENFRATZ, Jean-Henri. Cours de physique céleste, ou Leçons sur l'exposition du système du monde, données à l'Ecole polytechnique. 

Paris, La librairie économique, An XI (1803).

8vo (193x118 mm), xii-379-(1) pages and 29 folding plates (3 plates are watercoloured by hand).  binding : Contemporary full tree sheep, gilt flat spine, title and volume number in gilt on lettering-pieces, sprinkled edges. Two corners slightly chipped.

First edition of this Astronomy course (complete), for students at the Ecole Polytechnique.
Well complete in one volume despite the lettering-piece with "Tom. III." in gilt.

This course was given by Jean-Henri Hassenfratz (1755-1827), who was the first professor of physics at the École polytechnique.

Price : 180 €

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