The Commens Dictionary
Quote from ‘On a New List of Categories’
…second intentions are the objects of the understanding considered as representations, and the first intentions to which they apply are the objects of those representations.
W 2:56; CP 1.559
‘Second Intention’ (pub. 25.03.16-16:52). Quote in M. Bergman & S. Paavola (Eds.), The Commens Dictionary: Peirce's Terms in His Own Words. New Edition. Retrieved from http://www.commens.org/dictionary/entry/quote-new-list-categories-19.