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Relativity. The special and general theory


Published by Henry Holt and Company, New York, 1920
From B & L Rootenberg Rare Books, ABAA (Sherman Oaks, CA, U.S.A.)

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With frontispiece portrait Einstein dated 1920. Blue cloth, bumped lower corners and spine slightly rubbed, no dust wrapper; some very light stains on title page, otherwise a very clean copy. With the bookplate of Arnold Henry Jacobs (1882-1954), the famous San Francisco architect who designed the Hotel California, among many other well-known San Francisco buildings. First American edition of one of Einstein's most renowned works, intended for readers with a general scientific and philosophical background. Part I treats the special theory of relativity, part II the general theory, and part III considers the universe as a whole. Bookseller Inventory # 14938

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Title: Relativity. The special and general theory

Publisher: Henry Holt and Company, New York

Publication Date: 1920

Edition: First American edition.

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