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Lot 0021
Albert Einstein (1879-1955).

Untersuchungen ueber die Theorie der “Brownschen Bewegung.” Edited by R. Fürth. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft, 1922.

Hans Albert Einstein’s copy of the rare first edition in book form of 5 of his father’s important papers on Brownian motion, originally published 1905-1908. Published as No 199 of Oswald’s Klassiker der exacten Wissenschaften; an English translation appeared in 1926. Weil 129.

Octavo (192 x 123mm). Original grey printed wrappers. Provenance: H.A. Einstein (1904-1976; front wrapper with his stamp with Berkeley CA address, numbered ‘64’ in red biro, and dated '1922’ in pencil).

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Einstein on Brownian motion

Estimate £2,000 - £3,000May 23, 2019
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New York, NY, USA
Auction Curated By:
Sophie Hopkins
Associate Director, Specialist, Manuscripts & Archives