Du Mouvement dans les Fonctions de la Vie. Lecons Faites au College de France.

Paris: Germer Bailliere, 1868. First. hardcover. Illustrated with 144 in-text figures. 479pp. 8vo, contemporary 1/2 calf over marbled boards (spine ends chipped; joints cracked; foxing throughout). Paris: Germer Bailliere, 1868. First edition. very good(-).

Marey was a pioneer in the use of serial pictures as a method of studying the mechanics of locomotion. He did much to gain acceptance for the application of graphic methods to physiology. (GM-643). This is his second book.

Price: $375.00

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