Isaac Newton - Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica ... edition ultima auctior et emendatior. - 1714

Omschrijving
Isaac Newton - Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica ... edition ultima auctior et emendatior. - 1714
Wetenschap (algemeen) - Aantal: 1 - Boek

No work of science has drawn more attention from philosophers than Newton's Principia. By the 1790s Newton's theory of gravity had become established among those engaged in research in orbital mechanics and physical geodesy, leading to the Principia becoming the exemplar of science at its most successful
This second (first 1713) printing of the second edition is a first Amsterdam tedition contained for the first time Newton's additions to the theory of the motion of the moon and planets, and many other additions and corrections.

With folding engraved plate of cometary orbit facing p. 465, numerous woodcut diagrams in the text. Title printed in red and black with an engraved device.

[28], 484, [8] pp. See for further description photo with text.

Condition: Good. Titlepage partially loosening at inner hinge. Throughout light browning,
otherwise a very nice copy. See for further description of condition photo with text.

Kavelgegevens
Object
Boek
Aantal boeken
1
Onderwerp
Wetenschap (algemeen)
Auteur/ Illustrator
Isaac Newton
Boektitel
Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica ... edition ultima auctior et emendatior.
Staat
Goed
Publicatiejaar oudste item
1714
Druk
Eerste druk in dit formaat
Taal
Latijn
Oorspronkelijke taal
Ja
Uitgever
Sumptibus Societatis
Band
Harde kaft
Aantal pagina‘s.
520
Afmetingen
25×20,5 cm
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