The Follies of Science at the Court of Rudolph II, 1576-1612
22. 4. 2017
Excerpt from The Follies of Science at the Court of Rudolph II, 1576-1612 In the following pages an attempt has been made to describe the circumstances that make this picture historically accurate, and to give some account of the character of the scientific atmosphere pervading the court of Rudolph II, Emperor of Germany. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.