Item #12385 The Rays Are Not Coloured: Essays on the Science of Vision and Colour. W. D. Wright.

The Rays Are Not Coloured: Essays on the Science of Vision and Colour

New York: American Elsevier Publishing Company, Inc., 1968.

Ex-Library. Hardcover. 7 1/2" X 5". x, 153pp. Very mild shelf wear to covers, corners, and edges of unclipped dust jacket. Sunning and library sticker to spine of jacket. Flaps of jacket have been glued to paste-downs. Toning to edges of green cloth over boards. Dust-spotting and stamps from Vigo County Public Library to edges of text block. Library stamps to title and half-title page. Front free endpaper is missing. Pages are free of marks and notation. Binding is sound.

The Rays are not Colourd is on of the most readable and enjoyable of scientific texts to be published for a considerable time. Its essays have a charm and interest heightened by their direct applicability to affairs of everyday life; hardly one of us can fail to profit by reading them. If we are seriously interested in the world around us, and are prepared to wonder at the important role colour plays in our lives, we are ready to be stimulated by Professor Wright's essays.(Publisher). Good / good. Item #12385

Price: $25.00

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