BERNOULLI, JOHANN AND JAKOB; LEIBNIZ, GOTTFRIED WILHELM; .; L’HOSPITAL, GUILLAUME DE; NEWTON, ISAAC.
FIRST PRINTINGS OF THE PAPERS DOCUMENTING THE PROPOSAL AND SOLUTION OF THE “BRACHISTOCHRONE PROBLEM”, ONE OF THE MOST FAMOUS MATHEMATICAL CHALLENGES, AND ONE OF THE EARLIEST PROBLEMS POSED IN THE CALCULATION OF VARIATIONS. More
FIRST EDITION of MacLaurin's most important work, including a strong defense of Isaac Newton and the first full presentation and development of Newton's calculus. The William Jones- Macclesfield copy. More
SCARCE FIRST EDITION OF THE COLLECTED WORKS of one of Newton’s most important precursors, John Wallis, Savilian Professor (1649-1703), containing the first printed appearance of Newton’s ideas on fluxions. More