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Introduction to Newton's "Principia."

Author: I Bernard Cohen
Publisher: [Cambridge, Mass.] Harvard University Press, 1971.
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Genre/Form: Early works to 1800
Named Person: Isaac Newton
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: I Bernard Cohen
ISBN: 0674461754 9780674461758
OCLC Number: 177412
Notes: Introductory vol. to the ed. by A. Koyre and I.B. Cohen.
Description: xviii, 380 pages facsimiles 29 cm
Contents: pt. I. An edition of the 'Principia' with variant readings. Interest in the development of the Principia --
The plan of the present edition with variant readings and the problems of Newtonian scholarship --
pt. II. The writing and first publication of the 'Principia'. Steps toward the Principia --
Writing the Principia --
The completion and printing of the Principia --
pt. III. Revising the 'Principia'. The first critical evaluations of the Principia --
Revisions, chiefly of the 1690s, and plans for a second edition --
Steps toward a second edition --
pt. IV. The second and third editions of the 'Principia'. The second edition of the Principia --
The reception of the second edition: the two reprints --
The third edition of the Principia.

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