Take a peek at this manuscript. Can you figure out who wrote it, where it was published, or when? (Hint on the when: look to the bottom, learn your Roman numerals!) (Hint on the who: kind of a big deal). Look at the first four words. Try to translate, using the vocab provided below the image. Also – what seems to be going on in the drawing?! Good luck.
philosophia, philosophiae – philosophy
naturalis, naturalis – natural (adjective)
principium, principii – beginning
matematicus, a, um – mathematical (also an adjective)