GALILEI, Vincenzo. Dialogo... della musica antica, et della moderna.
Florence : 1581First edition, first issue of Vincenzo Galilei's main work, very scarce on the market. Vincenzo Galilei, father of Galileo, made a series of experiments in the 1580s that subjected music to scientific analysis. Stillman Drake suggests that Vincenzo's experiments with sound "may have led to the origin of experimental physics", by inspiring his son to... Learn More£22,500.00
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