On the Jesuit Edition of Newton’s Principia. Science and Advanced Researches in the Western Civilization

@inproceedings{Bussotti2014OnTJ,
title={On the Jesuit Edition of Newton’s Principia. Science and Advanced Researches in the Western Civilization},
author={P. Bussotti and R. Pisano},
year={2014}
}

In this research, we present the most important characteristics of the so called and so much explored Jesuit Edition of Newton’s Philosophi? Naturalis Principia Mathematica edited by Thomas Le Seur and Fran?ois Jacquier in the 1739-1742. The edition, densely annotated by the commentators (the notes and the comments are longer than Newton’s text itself) is a very treasure concerning Newton’s ideas and his heritage, e.g., Newton’s geometry and mathematical physics. Conspicuous pieces of… Expand