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Isaac Newton

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.

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    First edition in English of the Principia, based on the 1726 Pemberton edition of the Latin text and dedicated to Sir Hans Sloane as President of the Royal Society. The translator Andrew Motte (1696-1734) was the son of the printer Benjamin Motte and very briefly a lecturer on geometry at Gresham College. Also included is... Learn More
    £45,000

    Stock Code: 89500

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