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A copy of the first edition of the Principia, interleaved with notes in Newton's hand - among the leaves inserted is the preface to the third edition

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3991

Scope and Contents

Moved to Rare Books: Adv. B. 39.1


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

Due to the fragile nature of the material access to the collection is restricted. It is available to view in the Cambridge University Digital Library at with the exception of MS.Add.4007, which is open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

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Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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