Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:
A short chronicle from the first memory of things in Europe to the conquest of Persia by Alexander the Great, 1727
? 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."
Articles on ancient chronology, 1930 - 1948
Reprinted articles and a few additional papers on ancient chronology.
Chronology, c 1650-c 1750
The Macclesfield Collection principally comprises the archives of John Collins (1625-1683) and William Jones (1675-1749). As well as being mathematicians in their own right, both men corresponded with leading scientific figures of their day and so the collection includes autograph material by Isaac Newton, Edmond Halley, Henry Briggs, Roger Cotes, Henry Oldenburg and Robert Hooke.
Johann Georg Graevius: Animadversiones ad Petavii
Notes on a series of lectures given by J.G. Graevius on two chronological tables taken from works of D. Pétau.
Nicholas Saunderson: Lectures
Papers on chronology, 1872 - 1906
Papers on chronology, 1898 - 1915
File of correspondence with various individuals regarding the commencement of the twentieth century, 1898-1900.
Correspondence with various individuals regarding chronology and historical research, 1906-1915, including correspondence with the Revd Jones on the 360-day period of Chaldeans; V.C. Robertson and W.B. Douglas on reform of the calendar; E. Powell on new Moons and eclipses in 1799; and F. Bligh-Bond on the orientation of churches.
Papers on chronology, 1943 - 1973
Correspondence and other papers regarding chronology.
Papers on chronology, geography and tides, 1857 - 1858
Papers on chronology, geography and tides, 1862 - 1863
Papers on chronology, geography and tides, 1868 - 1872
Papers on tides and chronology, 1876 - 1878
The Chronology of Ancient Kingdoms Amended, c 1700
A draft of the treatise published in 1727.
Thomas Francis Wade: Notes
Includes notes on Tibet, Chinese history and geography and the opium trade.