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A short chronicle from the first memory of things in Europe to the conquest of Persia by Alexander the Great, 1727

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3988

Scope and Contents

? A note on f.1r reads: "This is the original manuscript from which Sr Isaac Newton's Chronology was printed in 1727. & belongs to John Conduitt."


  • Creation: 1727


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

Due to the fragile nature of the material access to the collection is restricted. It is available to view in the Cambridge University Digital Library at with the exception of MS.Add.4007, which is open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.


122 folio(s) (ff.122 [folio] paper) : paper

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Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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