Principia Mathematica

[Revised entry by Andrew David Irvine on March 10, 2015. Changes to: Bibliography] Principia Mathematica, the landmark work in formal logic written by Alfred North Whitehead and Bertrand Russell,
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[Revised entry by Andrew David Irvine on March 10, 2015. Changes to: Bibliography] Principia Mathematica, the landmark work in formal logic written by Alfred North Whitehead and Bertrand Russell, was first published in three volumes in 1910, 1912 and 1913. A second edition appeared in 1925 (Volume 1) and 1927 (Volumes 2 and 3). In 1962 an abbreviated issue (containing only the first 56 chapters) appeared in paperback. In 2011 a digest of the book's main definitions...

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