New Releases. Description Pierre-Simon Laplace is remembered amoung probabilitists today particularly for his "Theorie analytique des probabilites", published in The "Essai philosophique dur les probabilites" is his introduction for the second edition of this work. Here Laplace provided a popular exposition on his "Theorie". The "Essai", based on a lecture on probability given by Laplace in , underwent sweeping changes, almost doubling in size, in the various editions published during Laplace's lifetime. Translations of various editions in different languages have apeared over the years.
The only English translation of reads awkwardly today. This is a thorough and modern translation based on the recent re-issue, with its voluminous notes, of the fifth edition of , with preface by Rene Thom and postscript by Bernard Bru.
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