The Principle Of Relativity ~ Albert Einstein ~ First Edition 1923 ~ 1st Lorentz
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The Principle Of Relativity ~ Albert Einstein ~ First Edition 1923 ~ 1st Lorentz:
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 dust 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.) Near Fine condition in Good- dust jacket. Book itself in unusually nice shape. 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.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 and out-of-print books! Visit our store.