Information on stokes-1887

Author Stokes, George Gabriel
Birthdate b. 1819, d. 1903
Filename stokes-1887
Manuscript n/a
Date of composition 1887
Edition Burnett lectures on light, in three courses. 1892. London: Macmillan.
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Gale number
Sample 289.1-326.15
Remarks Sample slightly exceeds quota because of long headings.

Third course first published 1887. Second edition, published in 1892, is "a reprint of the first edition with hardly more than a few trifling verbal changes" (Stokes 1892:ix).