>The Renaissance rediscovery of linear perspective
Edgerton (Samuel Y.), born 1926
The Renaissance rediscovery of linear perspective
New York, Basic Books, 1975
(24 cm), xvii (1), 206 pp., illustrations. Publisher’s cloth, dust jacket. - An account of the historical development of linear perspective out of thirteenth-century theories of optics with a discussion of the impact of the 15th-16th century rediscovery of perspective upon science, religion and the economy. First edition of this influential book. ¶ Price clipped from dust jacket. Very good, unmarked copy.