Book Record


Authortranslated by Jean-Jaques Scheuchzer
TitlePhysique Sacrée. ou Histoire-Naturelle de la Bible
Cityn.c.
Publishern.p.
Year1732

CollectionLavoisier
Catalog No.BS660.S32++ 1732 v.1

Notesengravings by Jean-André Pfeffel. This enormous work, in eight folio volumes, represents an attempt to find correspondances between the Bible and the then current state of scientific research and evidence. The hundreds of extravagant engravings depict the struggle between faith (or superstition) and science.

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