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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Pascal, Blaise, 1623-1662.
Physical treatises of Pascal.
New York, Columbia University Press, 1937
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Blaise Pascal; Frederick Barry; I H B Spiers; Alexander Guy Holborn Spiers; Simon Stevin; Galileo Galilei; Evangesta Torricelli
|Description:||xxviii, 181 pages illustrations, 3 folded plates, diagrams 24 cm.|
|Contents:||A treatise on the equilibrium of liquids. --
Treatise on the weight of the mass of the air. --
Fragments of other works by Pascal. --
Experiments on the equilibrium of fluids. --
Appendices: Fourth book of statics, by Simon Stevin. Fifth book of statics, by Simon Stevin. Galileo's remarks on nature's abhorrence of a vacuum. Torricelli's letters on the pressure of the atmosphere. --
Bibliographical note (p. -173).
|Series Title:||Records of civilization, sources and studies, No. XXVIII.|
|Responsibility:||translated by I.H.B. and A.G.H. Spiers, with an introduction and notes by Frederick Barry.|