OPTICKS: OR A TREATISE of the Reflections, REfractions, Inflections and Colours of Light

By: Newton, Isaac

Price: £5,250.00

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Book Condition: V.g.


Title-page, [i], [iv advertisement dated April 1, 1704], [Advertisement II dated July 16, 1717], [i, Corrienda with 11 lines within upper and lower decorative rule lines], 382, [ii, pub. list] pp., 12 folded leaves of plates : ill. ; 21 cm. (8vo). Printed for W. and J. Innys, printers to the Royal Society, at the Prince's-Arms in St. Paul's Church-Yard 1718. Original full polished calf with five raised bands and gilt rules. Double gilt narrow border to the boards. Morocco gilt label to the spine. Second issue of he second edition with the 1718 date to the title-page and with title and preface (sig. A1.4) reprinted. The plates are bound-in in each section not at the back as in some copies. Title in double ruled border. 197x122 cms. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS.

TITLE: OPTICKS: OR A TREATISE of the Reflections, REfractions, Inflections and Colours of Light

Author Name: Newton, Isaac

Categories: Antiquarian,

Edition: Second Edition with additions

Publisher: London, W. and J. Innys: 1718

Binding: Hardback

Book Condition: V.g.

Size: 8vo

Seller ID: TS212