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FOURIER, JEAN BAPTISTE JOSEPH, - Analyse des Equations Determinees (Theory of Equations) (in French).

Paris, Firmin Didot, 1831. Priemiere Part. Very Good. 258 pp with 1 fold-out chart of figures. Edge and corners sl worn, sl foxing, contents bright and tight. Fourier (1768-1830). was a distinguished mathematician and physicist who was active in the French Revolution and went with Bonaparte on his Egyptian expedition in 1798. This first edition of Fourier's work on the theory of equations was published in 1831 after his death by Claude-Louis Navier. it contains much original matter, including a demonstration of Fourier's theorem on the position of the roots of an algebraic equation. Fourier is also generally credited with the discovery of the greenhouse effect involved with global warming.
USD 2500.00 [Appr.: EURO 2102 | £UK 1798.5 | JP¥ 276303] Booknumber: BOOKS044588I

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