A long-lost copy of Newton’s famous book “Opticks” is being sold at auction for half a million dollars

An authentic personal copy of Isaac Newton’s book ‘Opticks’, which was recently found after being missing for a century, is going up for auction.

Newton’s illuminated treatise analyzes the fundamental nature of Noor It is considered one of the three main works of the scientific revolution in the field of optics. The long lost copy was discovered by a book collector David DeLora As he sorts out his collection during the COVID-19 pandemic. The book is set to go on sale at the San Francisco Rare Book Fair, which takes place from February 3-5, and is expected to fetch the whopping $460,000 price tag.

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