1950. Item #77772
JOLIOT-CURIE, Irene. LES PROGRES RECENTS EN RADIOACTIVITE ET EN PHYSIQUE NUCLEAIRE. Conference faite au Palais de la Decouverte le 5 Novembre 1949. Paris: Universite de Paris, (1950). Part of the series "Les Conferences du Palais de la Decouverte." 13, pp. 7 1/8 by 5 1/4 in. (18x13.5 cm.) Slim pamphlet, orange paper wrappers, stapled once at the center. Wrappers are slightly toned around perimeters, else crisp and clean; a near fine copy. Irene Joliot-Curie was the daughter of Nobel Prize winning scientists Marie and Pierre Curie; she and her husband, Frederic Joliot, won the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1935.