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Treatise on light : in which are explained the causes of that which occurs in reflection, & in refraction and particularly in the strange refraction of Iceland crystal

Author: Christiaan Huygens; Silvanus P Thompson
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : University of Chicago Press, 1945.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christiaan Huygens; Silvanus P Thompson
OCLC Number: 491873
Notes: Facsimile reprint, without original t.p., of the edition published by Macmillan and co., London, 1912.
Includes index.
Description: 128 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: On rays propagated in straight lines --
On reflexion --
On refraction --
On the refraction of the air --
On the strange refraction of Iceland crystal --
On the figures of transparent bodies which serve for refraction and for reflexion.
Other Titles: Traité de la lumière.
Responsibility: by Christiaan Huygens ; Rendered into English by Silvanus P. Thompson.

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