Ampere, Andre-Marie

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Ampere, Andre-Marie

SKU:6011510

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CHF2,500.00

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Partly printed document signed, two pages on two adjoining sheets, 7 x 9,25 inch, (Paris), 27.01.1821, in French, document listing the memoranda read before the `Societe Philomatique`* during one of their meetings - including a `Monography of the hydrocotyle genus`, a bulletin related to a medical society, a brochure on `Natural and medical`history of the different species of ipecacuanha`, and a commissary report, signed on the adjoining page in black ink "A. Ampere" - additionally signed by more than 20 of the members of the society (including chemist Michel Eugene Chevreul, and botanist Henri Cassini), attractively mounted (removable) for fine display with a picture, shows Andre-Marie Ampere in a head and shoulders portrait (altogether 16,5 x 11,75 inch), with toning to edges and light scattered foxing - in fine to very fine condition. *The Philomatic Society of Paris was a high-level multidisciplinary scientific and philosophical society established in 1788, which boasted such distinguished members as Ampere, Laplace, Fresnel, Cuvier, and Lacroix.

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SKU 6011510
Profession French physicist and mathematician who was one of the founders of the science of classical electromagnetism, which he referred to as `electrodynamics`
Geburtsjahr 1775
Sterbejahr 1836
Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm) 7 x 9,25 (altogether 16,5 x 11,75 inch)
Condition fine to very fine
Type of Autograph documents