Jeans, Sir James H.: Science & Music, Dover Publications (619648), Alfred Music.
Sir James Jeans, noted British scientist, has given a physical analysis of musical sounds. Topics include an explanation of the development of the human faculty of hearing, the various methods of producing sound qualities of the sounds produced, the vibrations of air, strings and harmonics, and concert room acoustics. Includes 64 illustrations plus tables & photographs. 273 pgs. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2.