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Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) The Method of Fluxions and Infinite Series; with its Application to the Geometry of Curve-Lines.

Auction:
3245T
Lot:
1137
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3245T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 08, 2019 12:00PM

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Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) The Method of Fluxions and Infinite Series; with its Application to the Geometry of Curve-Lines. London: Printed by Henry Woodfall; and sold by John Nourse at the Lamb without Temple-Bar, 1736. First edition, quarto, illustrated with one full-page plate bound opposite divisional title; leaf xxi torn and repaired, bound in contemporary speckled calf boards, rebacked and recornered, gilt-tooled spine with red gilt-lettered label (rebacking worn, stains to front board, contents good), ex libris Edward Neville da Costa Andrade (1887-1971), with his bookplate pasted inside the front board, 9 1/2 x 7 1/4 in.

A2, a-b4, B-S4, T2, [divisional title]1, [T]2, U-Z4, Aa-Uu4, Xx2, [errata]1.
http://estc.bl.uk/T18629
Ex libris Dr. Adrian Pollock
Estimate $15,000-25,000


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Adrian Pollock, Edward Neville da Costa Andrade, Henry Woodfall, John Nourse, Isaac, Book design, Bookplate, Ex Libris, Information science, Library science, Libris, London

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