NEWTON, Sir Isaac.
Title The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy. Translated into English by Andrew Motte. To Which are Added, Newton's System of the World; A Short Comment on, and Defence of, the Principia, by W. Emerson. With The Laws of the Moon's Motion According to Gravity, By John Machin. A New Edition. With a Life of the Author.... Carefully Revised and Corrected by W. Davis. In Three Volumes.
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H. D. Symonds. London. 1803. First edition, thus. In Three Volumes. Bound in full brown polished calf rebacked with 20th century morocco spines. Gilt text and decorations to spines. Vol. I; lx, 211 pages +  pages of index. Engraved portrait frontis., 25 folding plates of formulae and diagrams. Vol. II: 321 pages =  pages of index. 19 folding plates. Vol. III; vi, 231 pages. 5 folding plates + 3 folding figures at rear. Smartly rebacked in modern tan morocco gilt retaining original marbled endpapers, binder's tape to all hinges. Boards worn and rubbed. Occasional foxing otherwise a remarkably clean, complete and sound set.
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