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Author Newton, Isaac, Sir, 1642-1727.
Title Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica / auctore Isaaco Newtono, Eq. Aur.
Publication Info. Londini : Apud Guil. & Joh. Innys, Regiæ Societatis typographos, M DCC XXVI. [1726]
Location Call No. Status
 Rare Books Large  Z-L N5638 P3 1726    IN LIBRARY
Edition Editio tertia aucta & emendata.
Description [34], 530, [8] p., [1] leaf of plates : port. ; 25 cm. (4⁰)
Note T.p. in red and black.
Frontispiece portrait signed I. Vanderbank pinxit, 1725 and Geo. Verue sculpsit, 1726.
Signatures: pi⁶(-pi6) a-c⁴ B-3Y⁴ chi1(pi6?)
Includes index, printed in double-columns (6 unnumbered p. at end).
Half title; portrait; head-piece; initial; wood-cut diagrams.
Edited by Henry Pemberton and revised by Newton. Cf. Gray.
Verse on p. 9-10, first count, by Edmond Halley.
Editor's preface to second edition on p. 15-31, first count, by Roger Cotes.
Errata at foot of p. 34, first count.
Engraving on p. 506 signed: I. Senex.
Bookseller's advertisement: p. 7-8, last count.
UF copy 1 with inscription: Thomas Franklin, 1770; portrait and advertisement wanting. FU
UF copy 2 with donor plate of Donald H. Barron; inscriptions of John Grantt and A.C. Simpson (dated 1842) on blank at front; half-title wanting. FU
Indexed In: ESTC T98375
Gray, G. Bibl. of Newton, 9
Note NYSL copy is 28 cm. in height; has 6 unnumbered p. at end; 3Y4 is the terminal leaf; lacking bookseller's advertisement. ZNS
Library copy lacking the back board. Listed in 1789 catalogue, p. 54, as Newton's philosophy, by Henry Pemberton, 4⁰; in 1793 catalogue, p. 62, No. 1079; in the First ledger: Newton by Pemberton. ZNS
Subject Newton, Isaac, Sir, 1642-1727 -- Portraits.
Mechanics -- Early works to 1800.
Celestial mechanics -- Early works to 1800.
Gravity -- Early works to 1800.
Tides -- Early works to 1800.
Physics -- Early works to 1800.
Genre or Form Engravings -- England -- 18th century.
Woodcuts -- England -- 18th century.
Integral errata lists (Printing) -- England -- 18th century.
Booksellers' advertisements -- England -- 18th century.
Added Author Pemberton, Henry, 1694-1771, editor.
Vertue, George, 1684-1756, engraver.
Vanderbank, John, 1694-1739, artist.
Senex, John, d. 1740, engraver.
Halley, Edmond, 1656-1742.
Cotes, Roger, 1682-1716.
Innys, John, bookseller.
Innys, William, d. 1756, bookseller.
W. and J. Innys, publisher.
New York Society Library. Catalog. 1789. ZNS
New York Society Library. Catalog. 1793. ZNS
New York Society Library. Charging ledger. 1789-1792. ZNS
Added Title Principia. 1726