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Kirchhoff, G."
Untersuchungen uber das Sonnenspectrum und die Spectren der chemischen Elemente. Besonderer Abdruck a.d. Abhandlungen der K. Akad. d. Wiss. zu Berlin 1861. 2e Aufl."
Berlin, Ferd. Dummler's Verlagsbuchhandlung (Harrwitz und Gossmann), 1862. -1863. In 2 parts. W. 3 and 2 fold. pls. Pr. Brds. (First part spine renewed; both vols. covers soiled and rubb./scratched). Buckram box, w. red clf. spine label. (Iv, 43, I pp.; Ii, pp. 227 - 240). (vol. I libr. st.). (Pls. and text some spotting, occasional foxing.). Sparrow, 42/3: Dsb Vii, pp. 379 - 383: Kirchoff's law was the key to the whole thermodynamics of radiation. In the hands of Planck, Kirchoff's successor to the Berlin chair, it proved to be the key to the new world of the quanta, well beyond Kirchoff's conceptual horizon.': Horblit, 100 books famous in science, nr. 59: Pmm 278b: 'Created the new science of spectroscopy': Pannekoek, Hist. of astronomy, 450 'After Kirchoff had laid the basis of spectrum analysis and shown the meaning of the dark lines, spectroscopes were attached to telescopes to produce sufficiently bright stellar spectra for study': Vol. I, 2nd enlarged and best edition [first 1861], volume Ii, first edition 'Abhandlungen d. Kunigl. Akad. d. Wiss. zu Berlin', uncut, unopened."
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