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Why Isaac Newton published his discoveries so much later than he discovered them?

The question virtually quotes some blanket statements about Newton's willingness (or not) to publish, and about when he made certain discoveries, etc. It is true that such statements certainly have ...
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What means dual dating at cover page of Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica?

The First date is in a statement: IMRIMATUR S. PEPYS, Reg. Soc. PRAESES, Julii 5 1686 Which seems to be at least partially in Latin. Imprimatur is an English word clearly based on Latin which means:...
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