Neue Theorie des Raumes und der Zeit. Die Grundbegriffe einer Metageometrie von Dr. Melchior Palágyi. Melchior Dr Palágyi.
Theory of Space and Time

Neue Theorie des Raumes und der Zeit. Die Grundbegriffe einer Metageometrie von Dr. Melchior Palágyi.

Leipzig: Wilhelm Engelmann (Breitkopf und Härtel), 1901. First edition. Papered spine. XI, (1), (1)–48 p. Possessors vignette on titel page. Overall in very good condition.

Melchior (Menyhért) Palágyi (1859-1924) was a Hungarian philosopher, mathematician and physicist. In this study, which is considered as his major work, he presents a new theory of space and time, which had some similarities with space-time formalism of Poincaré and Minkowski in the context of special relativity theory. However Palágyi later he criticized Minkowski’s and Einstein’s theories.

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