Lot 40 of 221:
Einstein paper establishing E=mc2  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$720
Estimate:
$1,200 - $1,500

Title:
Three early papers on special relativity by Albert Einstein in Annalen der Physik, Band 23

Author:
Einstein, Albert

Place:
Leipzig

Publisher:
Johann Ambrosius Barth

Date:
1907

Description:

Band 23. (8vo) period half cloth and marbled boards. 

Includes three important papers by Albert Einstein:

  • Über die Möglichkeit einer neuen Prüfung des Relativitätsprinzips. Pp. 197-198. (Weil 17).
  • Bemerkungen zu der Notiz von Paul Ehrenfest: "Die Translation deformierbarer Elektronen und der Flächensatz. Pp. 206-208. (Weil 18).
  • Über die vom Relativitätsprinzip geforderte Trägheit der Energie. Pp. 371-384. (Weil 19).

The final article is the paper in which E=mc2 is explicity established.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Some cover wear, rebacked with original spine strip laid on, new endpapers; top 1" of half title clipped off, erasure to top of title page; hinge cracking at p.1 with repair to that leaf; very good.


 
Item number:
279700
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