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FOURIER, Joseph. Note sur la Chaleur rayonnante (publié dans les Annales de Chimie et de Physique tome IV). 

Paris, Crochard, 1817.

8vo (200x125 mm), 448 pages and 1 plate (p.128-145 for the Fourier works).  binding : Contemporary half calf, flat spine. Rubbed. Joints starting to split. 

First edition.
Paper by Joseph Fourier which is the second published related to it's future Theory of Heat (which will not be published until 1822).
In the same volume of the Annales de Chimie et de Physique one will find works by Fresnel, Pelletier and Magendie, Chevreul, Latreille, LeGallois, Volta, Leslie.

Price : 250 €

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