PHYSIOLOGIE DU MOUVEMENT. LE VOL DES OISEAUX. Étienne Jules Marey.
PHYSIOLOGIE DU MOUVEMENT. LE VOL DES OISEAUX

PHYSIOLOGIE DU MOUVEMENT. LE VOL DES OISEAUX

Paris: G. Masson, 1890. Marey, Etienne Jules. First edition. 8vo., xvi, 394 pp., 1 photographic plate, errata, and 164 illustrations in the text, including charts, graphs, drawings and images from b&w photographs. Original illustrated paper wrappers which are lacking a few small chips at the edges. Occasional foxing, and light wear at the spine ends. A very good copy. Item #26501

" The plate shows 26 views of a bird in flight taken in one-half second... this along with the researches of Muybridge, proved one of the important steps towards cinematography, many feel Marey to be the creator of animated photography."

Naef, THE TRUTHFUL LENS No. 113. Roosens and Salu No. 6830.

Price: $375.00