Lot 74: Author: Einstein, Albert. Title: Die Plancksche Theorie der Strahlung (&) Ueber die Gueltigkeitsgrenze - in Annalen der Physik, Band 22. Place Published: Leipzig. Publisher: Verlag von Johann Ambrosius Barth. Date Published: 1907. Description: Some illustrations, diagrams, etc. (8vo) 21.5x13.5 cm (8 1/4x51/2"), period morocco-backed cloth. The first title is a seminal paper on Specific Heat, showing that Planck's law E=hv is a general law of physics (and not only applicable to black body radiation). The second is on thermodynamics and determining the elementary quanta. Condition: Front joint splitting, paper library label on spine, library stamps on title page; contents fine.
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