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Newton, Isaac
OPTICKS: OR, A TREATISE OF THE REFLECTIONS, REFRACTIONS, INFLECTIONS AND COLOURS OF LIGHT. THE SECOND EDITION, WITH ADDITIONS. LONDON: FOR W. AND J. INNYS, 1718
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 1,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
169
Newton, Isaac
OPTICKS: OR, A TREATISE OF THE REFLECTIONS, REFRACTIONS, INFLECTIONS AND COLOURS OF LIGHT. THE SECOND EDITION, WITH ADDITIONS. LONDON: FOR W. AND J. INNYS, 1718
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 1,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Newton, Isaac
OPTICKS: OR, A TREATISE OF THE REFLECTIONS, REFRACTIONS, INFLECTIONS AND COLOURS OF LIGHT. THE SECOND EDITION, WITH ADDITIONS. LONDON: FOR W. AND J. INNYS, 1718
8vo (192 x 117mm.), woodcut initials, head- and tailpieces, a few diagrams, final leaf containing list of books for sale by Will. Innys, 12 folding engraved plates, contemporary calf, modern folding box, front flyleaf detached, edges of plates slightly soiled, binding slightly stained, rebacked, lower cover detached
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Provenance

George Wald (1906-1997, Nobel Prize winner in Physiology in 1967), inscription on flyleaf

Literature

ESTC T18663; Wallis 175

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