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3rd July 2014
Horologium oscillatorium sive de motu pendulorum ad horologia aptato demonstrationes geometricae.
Paris: F. Muguet,
1673. First edition and a very fine copy of the author’s most important work, “a superb tapestry woven from the three strands of the science of Christiaan Huygens (1629–1695): mathematics, mechanics, and technology” (Landmark Writings, p. 34). It was “the most original work of this kind since Galileo’s Discorsi” (PMM), and a “work of the highest genius...