Réflexions sur la Puissance Motrice du Feu

Softcover, Paris: Éditions Jacques Gabay, 1990. Facsimile Reprint. Very Good with no dust jacket.

Two volumes are in the French language. Sound binding. Clean, bright pages. Wraps have light handling wear. ; Facsimile reprint of a work by French military engineer Nicolas Léonard Sadi Carnot (1796–1832) providing the first successful theoretical account of heat engines, now known as the Carnot cycle. The book also laid the foundations for the second law of thermodynamics. . Originally published by Bachelier in 1824. ; 9.5" tall; 118 pages.

ISBN: 2876470691           Item #3540036

Price: $24.00

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