NEWTON, Sir Isaac (1642-1727). Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica. Geneva: Cl. & Ant. Philibert, 1760. 3 volumes, 4° (244 x 197mm). Half title in volume I, title in volume I printed in red and black, woodcut headpieces and diagrams (3P2 in vol. I with clean long tear not affecting letters, 3Q1 & 3Q3 in vol. I misbound within quire 3Q, upper margin of last 20pp. in vol. I cleanly torn, without index and errata in vol. II, the last 2 leaves with loss affecting headline, some browning and spotting.) Volume I in recent half calf, volumes II & III in contemporary mottled calf with central gilt armorial on covers (vols. II & III rebacked and extremities repaired, covers rubbed). Provenance: Repton School Library (bookplate). Second Jesuits' edition. Babson 31; Wallis 14. (3)
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