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Copy of a draft letter from Newton to John Bernouilli, and a letter from Varignon to Newton, c 1880 (Original letter dated 5 July 1719.)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4007.47: 600-605

Scope and Contents

From the Fonds:

The Portsmouth Collection is the principal collection of Isaac Newton's scientific and mathematical papers, including early drafts of the Principia, and his correspondence with Oldenburg, Halley Flamsteed and many of the other most prominent scientists of his day.


  • Creation: c 1880 (Original letter dated 5 July 1719.)


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

Unlike the rest of the collection, Add. 4007 has not been microfilmed, and is therefore available on request to those eligible to view manuscripts in the manuscripts reading room.


6 folio(s) (ff.6 paper) : paper

Language of Materials


Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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