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Essays on the use and limit of the imagination in science

Tyndall, John, 1820-1893.

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London : Longmans, Green, 1870.

Physical description

6 unnumbered pages, 72 pages ; 22 cm


'To a second edition of a discourse on the scientific use of the imagination, delivered before the British Association at Liverpool on September 16, 1870, are here added an address on the limit of the imagination in science, delivered before the Mathematical and Physical Section of the Association at Norwich on August 19, 1868, and a short essay, entitled Earlier thoughts' - explanatory note


Contents: Pros and cons touching the first edition - Scientific use of the imagination - Scientific limit of the imagination - Earlier thoughts



  • English

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This material has been provided by The Royal College of Surgeons of England. The original may be consulted at The Royal College of Surgeons of England.

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