Newton, Isaac, Sir, 1642 - 1727 (Knight, natural philosopher and mathematician)
Found in 39 Collections and/or Records:
Miscellaneous astronomical papers, 1857 - 1858
Miscellaneous correspondence, 1834 - 1912
Newtoni de motu corporum liber secundus, 1670s
Newton's presentation copy of his professorial lectures. The word 'secundus' in the title is crossed through; it may have been originally intended for a second book of MS Dd.09.46, which is headed 'De motu corporum liber primus'. See also MSS Dd.09.67 and Dd.09.68.
Newton's 'Principia', 1765
'The first three sections of the Cambridge Edition of Sir Isaac Newton's Principia 1810', pp. 1-90, written in Latin, with annotations by Maskelyne.
Nomination of Isaac Newton as Lucasian Professor, 1669
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Notes headed 'Ex Epistola cuiusdam ad amicum' on the priority dispute with Leibniz, 1706 - 1720
The letters and papers relate chiefly to interests in natural philosophy and mathematics, but there are also a few on the Palatines and French codes and on family matters.
Comparing the contents with the 1798 catalogue, bundle number 12 is missing.
Paper on mathematical problems, 1802
A mathematical paper containing problems and equations and a list of candidates for election to the Royal Society: John Jeron Schroler, Lilienthal, Bremen; Joseph (Giuseppe) Piazzi, Palermo, Sicily; Dr Olbers, Bremen; and Dr C.F. Gauss, Brunswick. There are propositions and corollaries from Newton's 'Principia', in Latin and English, and from Aristotle's 'Rhetoric', in Greek and English.
Papers on astronomy, physics and mathematics, 1754
Plans for Newton monument, 1816
Plans for a proposed national monument to Sir Isaac Newton in Leicester Square, undated but possibly c. 1816.
Scientific correspondence, 1827 - 1854
Script for 'The Night Sky in October', 1954-10
Sir Isaac Newton, 1712 - 1990
For Georg von Neumayer see RGO 96/13/1.
Treatise of fluxions, 1758
Treatises on the Earth's motion and the stars, 1694 - 1711
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