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SIGORGNE, Pierre. Examen et réfutation des leçons de physique expliquées par M. De Molieres. 

Paris, Jacques Clousier, 1741.

12mo (165x95 mm), xxx-(2)-452-(4) pages and 6 folding plates.  binding : Contemporary full calf, spine gilt in six compartments, title in gilt on lettering-piece. Wormholes in the inner margin. Head of spine chipped.

First edition.
Book that responds to the Physics Lessons of Privat de Molières. Sigorgne mainly opposes the theory of vortices developed by Privat de Molières, a continuator on this point of Descartes and Malebranche.
Sigorgne defends him, the system of gravitation proposed by Newton.

Price : 300 €

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