The Principle Of Relativity ~ Albert Einstein ~ First Edition 1923 ~ 1st Lorentz For Sale
The Principle of Relativity A Collection of Original Memoirs on the Special and General Relativity by Albert Einstein, Hendrik Lorentz, Hermann Minkowski & Hermann Weyl First edition, first printing in scarce original jacketNew York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1923. 216 pp. Blue cloth with spine label. First edition, first printing. (Dated "1923" on title page with no additional printings.) Very Good+ condition in Fair dust jacket. Book itself in unusually nice shape. Clean text and sturdy binding. Bookplate on paste down. Faint stain to spine label, light foxing to cloth. Dust jacket price intact (on spine, $4.00); rubbing; spine panel missing a number of chips, dampstained; masking tape on verso as well as a bit of archival mending tissue; chips missing along edges, especially at top edge. Scarce in jacket.True first of an influential collection of papers on relativity with many contributions from Einstein as well as three other leading physicists and mathematicians of the early 20th Century. Includes notes by A. Sommerfeld.We specialize in rare books! Visit our store.
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