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												Relativity, the Special & The General Theory: a Popular Exposition. Authorised Translation By Robert W. Lawson by  Robert W. [Translator]  Albert; Lawson
	 - 1st Edition
			 - 1920
		 - from Minotavros Books (SKU: 001345)

Relativity, the Special & The General Theory: a Popular Exposition. Authorised Translation By Robert W. Lawson

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Relativity, the Special & The General Theory: a Popular Exposition. Authorised Translation By Robert W. Lawson

by Einstein, Albert; Lawson, Robert W. [Translator]

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London: Methuen & Co. Ltd, 1920. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 12mo. First English Edition. Original red cloth boards. xiii, [3] 188 p.p., plus [8] p.p. ads. With five diagrams and numerous in-text equations. Includes frontis portrait of the author. Spine and top of front board sunned. Sporadic spots to boards. Hinges starting. Light offsetting to verso of front free endpaper, and half title, as well as rear free endpaper. Small tear to head of p. 3, text unaffected. Otherwise in very good condition with the third appendix on "The Experimental Confirmation of the General Theory of Relativity" being written by Einstein specially for this edition.

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Minotavros Books CA (CA)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
001345
Title
Relativity, the Special & The General Theory: a Popular Exposition. Authorised Translation By Robert W. Lawson
Author
Einstein, Albert; Lawson, Robert W. [Translator]
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Methuen & Co. Ltd
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1920
Keywords
Theoretical Physics, Science, Physics, Theory of Relativity, Einstein, Time, E=Mc2
Bookseller catalogs
Science; Astronomy;

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