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Quantifying music : the science of music at the first stage of the scientific revolution, 1580-1650

Author: H Floris Cohen
Publisher: Dordrecht [Netherlands] ; Boston : D. Reidel Pub. Co. ; Hingham, MA : Sold and distributed in the U.S.A. and Canada by Kluwer Academic Publishers, ©1984.
Series: University of Western Ontario series in philosophy of science, v. 23.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The soul rejoices in perceiving harmonious sound; When to this is added the other harmonie proportion whieh consists of the longer or shorter duration of musical sound, then the soul stirs the body  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: H Floris Cohen
ISBN: 9027716374 9789027716378
OCLC Number: 10456902
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: xvii, 308 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Defining the Problem Situation.- The Mathematical Approach.- The Experimental Approach.- The Mechanistic Approach.- Contacts and Criticisms.- An Example From the Second Generation.- Conclusions.
Series Title: University of Western Ontario series in philosophy of science, v. 23.
Responsibility: H.F. Cohen.

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