Rare books by Isaac Newton, including first editions and signed first edition copies of Principia Mathematica.
Isaac Newton (1642–1727), natural philosopher and mathematician, was an important figure in the Scientific Revolution and the author of the revolutionary Principia Mathematica.
NEWTON, Isaac. Opticks: or, A Treatise of the Reflexions, Refractions, Inflexions, and Colours of Light.
London : 1704First edition, first issue, without Newton's name on the title. Newton's Opticks expounds his corpuscular or emission theory of light, and first contains his important optical discoveries in collected form. It also prints two important mathematical treatises (omitted in later editions) describing his invention of the fluxional calculus, which are the... Learn More£85,000.00
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