Newton’s College Notebook

50,00

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This item will be released on February 20, 2019.
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This small notebook was probably used by Newton from about 1664 to 1665. It contains notes from his reading on mathematics and geometry, showing particularly the influence of John Wallis and René Descartes. It also provides evidence of the development of Newton’s own mathematical thinking, including his study of infinite series and development of binomial theorem, the evolution of the differential calculus, and its application to the problem of quadratures and integration.

More info and images from Cambridge Library: https://cudl.lib.cam.ac.uk/view/MS-ADD-04000/

We are going to print 1.500 notebooks for the first print-run. We don’t know yet if the future holds a second print-run, so do take this opportunity!

We will made a facsimile version; meaning all interior pages will be as per the original (as you can see in the photos).

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