Ipertesti e bibliografie

Testi, ipertesti e bibliografie

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The Creation of Color in Eighteenth-Century Europe

the creation of color "Seldom does any monograph attempt to be comparative, in this case to cross the Channel and to say new and interesting things about the scientific culture found in both England and France. By using color, as a practice as well as a branch of optical theory, the author manages to weave material culture along with abstract science—again an integration seldom found in a first work."