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Mathematical Theory Of Optics

by Rudolf Karl Luneburg; Emile Wolf

Optics Books & Ephemera

Physical Optics.

Physical Optics.

by Academician D.V. Skobel'tsyn, [Editor]

New York, NY Plenum Publishing: Consultants Bureau, 1966. Paperback EX-LIBRARY, showing the usual treatments. Else, Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very light use: light wear to extremities; crease near lower front corner; binding square and secure; text clean. Remains clean, sturdy, presentable. NOT a Remainder or Book-Club. 4to. 270pp. Orange Wraps. Proceedings [Trudy] of the P.N. Lebedev Physics Institute, Volume 30. Translated from the Russian. Textbook Paperback.
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$24.50
Optice: sive de Reflexionibus, Refractionibus, Inflexionibus & Coloribus Lucis, Libri Tres...Latine reddidit Samuel Clarke..

Optice: sive de Reflexionibus, Refractionibus, Inflexionibus & Coloribus Lucis, Libri Tres...Latine reddidit Samuel Clarke..

by NEWTON, Isaac

Twelve folding engraved plates. [1] leaf of ads, 1 p.l., xi, [1], 415 pp., [1] p. of ads. 8vo, 18th-cent. speckled calf (carefully rebacked by Aquarius), double gilt fillet round sides, spine richly gilt, red morocco lettering piece on spine. London: G. & J. Innys, 1719. Second edition in Latin and an influential book on the Continent. Newton published this edition in Latin to reach the Continental audience which had been little influenced by his optical experiments. The edition served its... Read more
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$5,750.00
Vollständiger Lehrbegriff der Optik nach Herrn Roberts Smiths Englischen mit Aenderungen und Zusätzen ausgearbeitet von Abraham Gotthelf Kästner

Vollständiger Lehrbegriff der Optik nach Herrn Roberts Smiths Englischen mit Aenderungen und Zusätzen ausgearbeitet von Abraham Gotthelf Kästner

by SMITH, Robert

Engraved allegorical vignette on title & 22 folding engraved plates. 12 p.l., 531, [5] pp. Large 4to, cont. half-sheep & speckled boards (light foxing throughout), spine gilt, contrasting leather lettering piece on spine. Altenburg: Richter, 1755. First edition in German (1st ed.: 1738). This is an important edition, containing the valuable alterations and additions of Abraham Gotthelf Kästner (1719-1800), professor of mathematics and physics at the University of Göttingen. He... Read more
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$5,500.00
Optice: sive de Reflexionibus, Refractionibus, Inflexionibus et Coloribus Lucis, libri tres. Latine reddidit Samuel Clarke . . . Editio novissima.

Optice: sive de Reflexionibus, Refractionibus, Inflexionibus et Coloribus Lucis, libri tres. Latine reddidit Samuel Clarke . . . Editio novissima.

by NEWTON, Isaac (1643-1727)

Lausannae & Geneva,: Marci-Michaelis Bousquet & Sociorum, 1740., 1740. 4to. [iv], xxxii, 363, [1] pp. Half-title, engraved frontispiece portrait of Newton (engr. Jean-Louis Daudet after Vanderbank), 12 engraved folding plates, title vignette of 4 cherubs and a female figure, each using an optical instrument, representing learning optics/perspective (drawn by Delamoncein and engraved by Daudet), head & tail pieces and woodcut initial letters drawn by Papillon, index; first 11 leaves browned. Contemporary... Read more
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$2,750.00
Opuscula Varii Argumenti

Opuscula Varii Argumenti

by EULER, Leonhard

Twelve folding engraved plates. 1 p.l., 300 pp.; 1 p.l., 166 pp.; 1 p.l., 165 pp. Three vols. in one. 4to, cont. sheep-backed mottled boards (minor rubbing, some foxing as is usual with this book). Berlin: A. Haude & J.C. Spener, 1746-50-51. First edition of one of Euler's scarcer works; this collection contains separate monographs on astronomy, optics, magnetism, electricity, mathematics, and physics and includes several of Euler's most important and fundamental works. Vol. I deals... Read more
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$7,500.00
Physico-Mathesis de Lumine, Coloribus, et Iride..

Physico-Mathesis de Lumine, Coloribus, et Iride..

by GRIMALDI, Francesco Maria

Added title-page with a large engraved vignette & woodcut diagrams in the text. Both titles printed in red & black. 11 p.l. (including the added title-page), 535 pp., 8 leaves. 4to, fine antique mottled calf (some faint dampstains), sides panelled in gilt, spine richly gilt, red morocco lettering piece on spine. Bologna: Heirs of V. Benati, 1665. First edition, the copy of William Molyneux (1656-98), astronomer, founder of the Dublin Philosophical Society, and author of the first treatise... Read more
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$75,000.00
[From the title-page in Vol. I]: Ganmoku [or ganbyo] shinron; [from the title-labels & first leaf of text]: Kokon seisen mokubyo [or ganbyo] shinron [Ophthalmology in Veracity, but a better trans. is: Selected True Ophthalmology of All Times]

[From the title-page in Vol. I]: Ganmoku [or ganbyo] shinron; [from the title-labels & first leaf of text]: Kokon seisen mokubyo [or ganbyo] shinron [Ophthalmology in Veracity, but a better trans. is: Selected True Ophthalmology of All Times]

by NAKANOME , Dojun (or NAKAME, Juzan)

Many full-page woodcuts, of which a number are color-printed, & one remarkable text woodcut that has five color-printed flaps of considerable intricacy. 31; 32; 29; 25 folding leaves. Four vols. 8vo, orig. brown wrappers, orig. block-printed title labels on upper covers, new stitching. [Japan]: Kanaido, 1850. First edition of this very rare and beautifully illustrated surgical work, with no copy in WorldCat. This was the first ophthalmological work published in Japan that did not depend on... Read more
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$12,500.00
Principles of Optical Disc Systems,

Principles of Optical Disc Systems,

by Van Rosmalen, G.; Schouhamer Immink, K

CRC Press, 1985-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good. Ex-Library hardcover no dj (gray boards) in very nice condition with all the usual markings and attachments.
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$18.29
Pierre Bouguer's Optical Treatise on the Gradation of Light. Translated, with Introduction and Notes by W.E. Knowles Middleton.

Pierre Bouguer's Optical Treatise on the Gradation of Light. Translated, with Introduction and Notes by W.E. Knowles Middleton.

by BOUGUER, Pierre

Toronto:: University of Toronto Press, (1961)., 1961. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. xiv, 248 pp. Frontis., illustrations, tables. Blue cloth, silver stamped spine title, dust-jacket; jacket worn. Burndy bookplate. Very good.
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$125.00
Opticks: or, a Treatise of the Reflections, Refractions, Inflections and Colours of Light

Opticks: or, a Treatise of the Reflections, Refractions, Inflections and Colours of Light

by NEWTON, Isaac

Twelve folding engraved plates. 4 p.l., 382 pp., one leaf of ads. 8vo, cont. calf (small portions of ends of spine & one corner carefully repaired), spine gilt, red morocco lettering piece on spine. London: W. Innys, 1730. Fourth edition, and the final edition to be revised by Newton, of this great classic. It contains the complete set of 31 Queries which reveal some of Newton's most influential and speculative writing. Fine crisp copy. Contemporary armorial bookplate of Edward Powell.... Read more
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$7,500.00
Traité d'Optique sur la Gradation de la Lumiere: Ouvrage posthume...publié par M. l'Abbé de la Caille..

Traité d'Optique sur la Gradation de la Lumiere: Ouvrage posthume...publié par M. l'Abbé de la Caille..

by BOUGUER, Pierre

Seven folding engraved plates. xviii, [2], 368 pp. Large 4to, cont. polished mottled calf (upper joint with a very slight & short crack at head), spine gilt, red morocco lettering piece on spine. Paris: H.L. Guerin & L.F. Delatour, 1760. First edition of this uncommon work on the measurement of light by Bouguer (1698-1758), the father of photometry. "Just before he died, Bouguer completed a much larger book on photometry, the Traité d'optique sur la gradation de la... Read more
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$4,500.00
Traite D'Optique. 3 volumes.

Traite D'Optique. 3 volumes.

by Mascart, M. E

Paris. : Gauthier-Villars & Masson. , 1889 - 1893. 1st edition.. Contemporary quarter red morocco over marbled boards, raised bands, gilt spine titles, marbled endpapers. Near fine, light shelfwear.. 8vo., 25x16.5 cm. . French text. Atlas volume folded in half and worn at edges, old library stamp and marks to atlas cover.. Monumental treatise on optics. Mascart was a French physicist and professor of physics at the College de France. He also wrote on electricity, and meteorology. Heavy set, will... Read more
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$550.00
Aberration Theory in Electron and Ion Optics

Aberration Theory in Electron and Ion Optics

by Timen Jiye

Academic Press Inc, 1986. Hardcover. Good. Former library book. Edition 1986. Tome 17. Ammareal gives back up to 15% of this book's net price to charity organizations.
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$19.45
Optical Signal Processing, Computing and Neural Networks

Optical Signal Processing, Computing and Neural Networks

by Francis T. Yu; S. Jutamulia

Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, John, 1992. Hardcover. Good. Missing dust jacket; Pages can have notes/highlighting. Spine may show signs of wear. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$17.61
La lunette d'approche. Exposition populaire de la theorie, de l'histoire et des usages de cet instrument .

La lunette d'approche. Exposition populaire de la theorie, de l'histoire et des usages de cet instrument .

by Rapin, H

Lausanne.: Georges Bridel., 1861. Publisher’s blue cloth, blindstamped covers, gilt spine title. . Near fine.. 8vo., 17.5x11.5 cm. . French text. Ads on endpapers. A treatise on telescopes. weight: 0.8 lb. 11 folding plates.
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$175.00
Analytische Dioptrik in zwey Theilen. Der erste enthalt die allgemeine Theorie der optischen Werkzeuge: der zweyte die besondere Theorie und vortheilhafteste Einrichtung aller Gattungen von Fernrohren, Spiegelteleskopen, und Mikroskopen.

Analytische Dioptrik in zwey Theilen. Der erste enthalt die allgemeine Theorie der optischen Werkzeuge: der zweyte die besondere Theorie und vortheilhafteste Einrichtung aller Gattungen von Fernrohren, Spiegelteleskopen, und Mikroskopen.

by KLUGEL, GEORG SIMON (1739-1812)

Leipzig:: Johann Friederich Junius, 1778., 1778. 2 parts in 1 vol. Sm. 4to. [xxiv], 303, [1] pp. Title vignette, 4 folding engraved plates (with 32 figs.), head and tail-pieces. Original half calf, decorative boards; very worn, joints splitting, extremities well worn. Title page signed by J. G. Kohler; bookplate of Ing. Dr. Edmund Neusser. First edition, dedicated to the famous mathematician Leonhard Euler (1707-1783). Klugel based his writings on that of Euler's work on optics. In his parts VII and... Read more
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$1,750.00
Preis-Verzeichniss der Objective für Photographie.

Preis-Verzeichniss der Objective für Photographie.

by Oscar Simon (Görlitz i. Schl.)

Görlitz i. Schl.: [Druck von Hoffmann & Reiber], 1894. 8vo. 23, [1] pp. Unillustrated trade catalogue for cameras and lenses, with two introductory leaves titled "Nur für Wiederverkäufer!" "Only for retailers! Good. Removed from a nonce volume. Lightly age-toned and some page edges bumped.
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$65.00
Astronoma Militaire[.] Catalogue des modèles spéciaux déposées pour l'armée.

Astronoma Militaire[.] Catalogue des modèles spéciaux déposées pour l'armée.

by Clermont-Huet (Paris)

Paris: Clermont-Huet, [ca. 1890]. 4to. [6] pp. Illustrated advertisement for military binoculars. The first page has a finely etched border with scenes of binoculars in use. Fair. Removed from a nonce volume. Last leaf detached. Brittle with tears, especially along folds; one spot of internal chipping with loss of letters; leaf trimmed in another place just shaving a letter.
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$150.00