First edition of Einstein’s Lectures on the Theory of Relativity at Princeton University, 1922
Albert EINSTEIN: VIER VORLESUNGEN ÜBER RELATIVITÄTSTHEORIE, GEHALTEN IM MAI 1921, AN DER UNIVERSITÄT PRINCETON. Braunschweig: 1922.
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Albert EINSTEIN: VIER VORLESUNGEN ÜBER RELATIVITÄTSTHEORIE, GEHALTEN IM MAI 1921, AN DER UNIVERSITÄT PRINCETON. [Four Lectures on Relativity Theory, Given in May 1921 at Princeton University.] With 4 text illustrations. Braunschweig: Vieweg 1922.
8vo. 70 [2 (publisher's ads) pages. Letterpress on machine paper, in original publisher’s brochure on grey stock with black title printing incorporating the publisher's emblem.
First edition in the original wrappers, of Einstein's Lecture in May 1921 at Princeton University.
Content, Edition: In his foreword date Janurary 1922 Einstein states having provided with this lecture the „main thoughts and mathematial methods of the Theory of Relativity“. A second printing, also by Vieweg in Braunschweig, is dated 1923.
Reference: Schilpp 156; Weil 124.