Science - 1979 - 406 pages
Reproduces the text of Newton's dissertation on the nature and properties of light
Alhazen - Optics - 2001 - 819 pages
Sometime between 1028 and 1038, Ibn al-Haytham completed his monumental optical synthesis, Kitab al-Manazir ("Book of Optics"). By no later than 1200, and perhaps somewhat ...