Catalogue Entry: THEM00069

Draft chapters of The Chronology of Ancient Kingdoms Amended (post-1710).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 26, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Custodial History

Bought at the Sotheby sale by Maggs Brothers for £44, and acquired by Yahuda on 14 August 1936 (narrowly beating Keynes, who was informed three days later that it had already gone).

Sotheby Lot

SL225

Contents

Ms. 26.1

f. 1r 'Chap. 1/ Of the Assyrian Empire' (10 ff.)

f. 1r 'Chap. IV./ Of the Babylonian Empire' (9 ff.)

Ms. 26.2 (1720s)

f. 1r 'Chap. 1/ Of the Chronology of the first ages of the Greeks & Latins' (title page plus 38 ff.)

Ms. 26.3

f. 1r 'Chap. / Of the Temple & Synagogues of the Iews'

f. 3r 'Chap. / Of the Temple & Synagogue of the Iews' (another draft, 14 ff.)

[1] a Ionah. 3. 6. 7.

[2] Amos. 6. 14.

[3] Amos. 8. 7.

[4] Amos. VI. 2

[5] 2 King. XIX. II.

[6] Isa. x. 8.

[7] 1 Chron. v. 26.

[8] 2 King. XVI 9 & XVII. 6

[9] 2 King. XVII. 24 Ezra. IV. 9.

[10] 2 King. XXVI. 29, 30, 31 & XXVII. 33, 34, 35. 2 Chron XXXII. 15.

[11] 2 Chron XXXII. 13.17.

[12] a Annales Tyrij; apud Iosephum l. 9. Antiq. c. ult.

[13] b 2 King. XVII. 6.

[14] c 2 King. XVIII. 24, 30, 31.

[15] d Ezra IV. 10.

[16] Canon Ptoh.

[17] a Sec Isa. 19.

[18] Herod. l. 1. Steph. in Παρθᾶιοι

[19] a Apud Athenæum l. 12 prope medium.

[20] 2 King. 23.

[21] a Eupoleonus apud Euseb. Prœp. l. 9. c. 39. 2 King. XXIV. 2, 7.

[22] b Dan. I. 1.

[23] c Dan I. 2. 2 Chron XXXVI. 6.

[24] d Ier. XLVI. 2.

[25] e Apud Ioseph. Antiq. l. 10. c. 11.

[26] a Beros. apud Ioseph. Antiqu, l. 10. c. 11.

[27] 2 King. XXIV. 12 14. 2 Chron. XXXVI. 10.

[28] Ezek. XVII. 13, 16, 18.

[29] Ezek. XVII. 15

[30] 2 King. XXV. 1, 2, 3. Ser. XXXII. 1. & XXXIX. 1, 2.

[31] a Canon & Berez

[32] b 2 King. XXV. 27.

[33] Hieron. in Isa XIV. 19.

[34] 2 King. XXX. 27.

[35] aHerod. l. 1

[36] Dan. V. 12, 22.

[37] Antiq. l. 10. c. 12.

[38] Baruch I. 11, 12

[39] Herod. l. 1.

[40] Philost. in vita Apollonij.

[41] Cont. Apion l. 1. & Antiq. l. 10. c. 11.

[42] e Herod. l. 1.

[43] Herod. l. 1

[44] Herod. l. 1

[45] Plin. l. 6. c. 26. Megathenes apud Euseb. Prœp. l. 9. c. 41.

[46] Pausan. l. 4. c. 23.

[47] Diodor. l. 1. p. 17, 51.

[48] b Lib. 1. p. 51

[49] c Apud Ioseph. Antiq. l. 1. c. 5

[50] Herod l. 1

[51] Herod. l. 1. Strabo l. 16. p. 745. & Baruch VI. 43.

[52] Ezek. 41. 13, 14.

[53] Ezek. 40. 47.

[54] Ezek. 40. 29, 33, 36.

[55] a Gen. 1. 14. 84 8. 22. Censorinus c. 19 & 20. Cicero in Verrem. Geminus c. 6. p. 3. 2

[56] b Cicero in Verrem.

[57] c Diodor. l. 1

[58] d Cicero in Verrem

[59] e Gem. c. 6

[60] f Apud Laertium in Cleobulo

[61] g Apud Laertium in Thalete.

[62] a Censorinus {Ε}18. Herodot. l. 2 prope initium

[63] b Apollador. l. 3. p. 169. Shabo l. 16. p. 476. Homer Odyss. τ. vers. 179

[64] c Herod. l. 1

[65] a Diodor. l. 3. c. 4

[66] b Diodor. S. 1. c. 3

[67] a Apud Theodox Gazam de Mensibus

[68] b Apud Athenæum l. 14

[69] c Suidas in Σάροι

[70] d Herod. l. 1

[71] a Strabo l. 17 p. 816. c

[72] b Diodor. l, p. 32 d.

[73] c Plutarch de Osiride & Iside Diodor. l. 1. p. 9.

[74] d Hecatæus apud Diodor. l. 1. c. 4.

[75] a Isagoge p. 1.

[76] a Strom. 1. p. 306, 332.

[77] b Laertius Proœm. l. 1

[78] e Apollodor. l. 1 c. 9. sect. 16.

[79] c Suidas in Ἀναγαλλίς.

[80] d Apollodan l. 1 c. 9. sect. 25.

[81] a Laert. in Thalate. Plin. l. 2. c 12.

[82] b Plin. l. 18. c. 23

[83] c Petav. Var. Dissen l. 1. c. 5. can. 19.

[84] a Petav. Doct. Temp. l. 4. c. 26.

[85] b Columel. l. 9. c. 14. Plin. l. 18. c. 25.

[86] a De Pytheœ Oraculo.

[87] b Plutarch in Solon

[88] c

[89] d Apud Diog. Laert. in Solon p 10

[90] e Nat. Hist. l. 7 c. 56.

[91] f Ib. l. 5. c. 29

[92] g Contr. Apion sub initio

[93] h In Α᾽κουσίλαος

[94] i Ioseph. cont. Ap. l. 1

[95] k Suid

[96] l Dionys. l. 1, initio.

[97] m In Numa

[98] n Didor. l. 16 p. 550. Edit. Steph.

[99] o Poly 6. p. 379. 6

[100] p In vita Lycurgi sub initio

[101] q In Solon p. 151

[102] Plutarch in Romulo et Numa.

[103] In Æneid. VII v. 678.

[104] Diodor. l. 1

[105] Lib. 1 in Proæmio.

[106] b Plut in Lycurgo sub initio.

[107] a Pausan l. 4. c. 3. p. 28 c. 7. p. 296. et l. 2. c. 15 p. 245.

[108] a Herod. l. 1. c. 67.

[109] Herod. l. 8

[110] b Herod. l. 8

[111] c Herod. l. 8

[112] d Thucyd. l. 2 sub finem.

[113] e Herod. l. 6.

[114] f Herod. l. 6. c. 125, 126.

[115] a Strabo l. 8. p. 355.

[116] b Pausan. l. 6. c. 22

[117] c Pausan. l. 5. c. 9.

[118] Strabo

[119] a Plato in Minoe.

[120] b Thucyd. l. 1. p. 13.

[121] c Athen. l. 14. p. 625

[122] d Pausan. l. 5. c. 8.

[123] e Pausan. l. 6. c. 19.

[124] f Herod. l. 6. c. 52.

[125] Pausan. l. 15. c. 4

[126] Pausan. l. 5. c. 1, 3, 8. Strabo. Geogr. l. 8. p. 357.

[127] Pausan. l. 5. c. 4.

[128] Pausan. l. 5. c. 18.

[129] Thucyd. l. 6. initio. Euseb Chron

[130] Thucyd. ib.

[131] b Apud Dionys. l. 1. p. 15

[132] Dionys. l. 1. p. 15.

[133] Antiq. l. 8. c. 2, 5. & l. 9. c. 14.

[134] b Homer. l. w.

[135] a Apollon. in Argonaut. l. 1. v. 101.

[136] b Plutarch in Theseo

[137] c Diodor. l. 1. p. 35

[138] d Ioseph. Antiq. c. 8. l. 4.

[139] a Euanthes apud Athenæum l. 67. p. 296.

[140] b Hygixus Fab. 14.

[141] Pausan. l. 2. c. 23.

[142] a Pausan. l. 2. c. 6

[143] b Hygin. Fab. 7 & 8

[144] c Homer 2λ. w.

[145] d Hygin. Fab 14.

[146] Isa. 23. 2

[147] 1 King. 5. 6.

[148] b Conor Namet. 37

[149] Nonnus Dionysiae. l. 13. v. 333 & seq. Bochart Canaan. l. 1. c. 24.

[150] d Athæn. l. 4. c. 23

[151] Strabo l. 16.

[152] 2 Chron. 21. 8, 10.

[153] b Herod. l. 1. initio.

[154] c Strabo. l. 10. p. 447. & l. 9. p. 401.

[155] d Herod. l. 5

[156] Strabo l.

[157] Bochart. Canaan l. 1. c. 34

[158] Philostratus in vita Apollonij l. 5. c. 1. & apud Photium.

[159] Homer Odys. 5. Diador. l. 5. p. 237.

[160] Diador. l.1 p.17.

[161] v Pausan. l. 2. c. 25

[162] Pausan. l. 5. c. 1 p. 376. Apollodor l. 1. c. 7.

[163] Pausan. l. 7. c. 1

[164] Pausan. l. 1. c. 37. & l. 10. c. 29.

[165] Pausan. l. 7. c. 1

[166] a Hesych. in Κράναυς. Suidas in Πάρυς.

[167] b in I Alcib.

[168] Note:The contents of this note are only visible in the diplomatic transcript because they were deleted on the original manuscript

[169] 2 Pausan. l. 8. c 4. Apollote. Argon. l. 1. v. 161.

[170] a Pausan. l. 1. c. 39, 40.

[171] a Pausan. l. 8. c. 4.

[172] b Pausan. l. 7. c. 18

[173] Bochart Canaan part. 2. cap. XIII.

[174] a Pausan. l. 1. c. 44.

[175] b Pausan l. 3. c. 20. p. 260 & l. 4. c. 1. p. 280.

[176] c Pausan. l. 1. c 8

[177] a Pausan. l. 2. c. 5, 6.

[178] b Herod. l. 2. Hygin. Fab. 7 & 8.

[179] a in Theses.

[180] b s λ. ν & ξ. Odys. λ & τ.

[181] c Herod. l. 1

[182] d Apollod. l. 3. c. 1 Hygin. Fab. 40, 41, 42. 178.

[183] Dionys. l. 1. p. 9, 10.

[184] a Herod. l. 5. c. 58.

[185] Strabo l. 10. p. 464, 465, 466.

[186] Clem. Strom. l. 1

[187] Pausan. l. 9. c. 11.

[188] Strabo l. 10. p. 472, 473. Diodor. l. 5. c. 4.

[189] Strabo l. 10. p. 468, 472. Diodor l. 5. c. 4.

[190] Lucian. de sacrificijs. Apollodos l. 1. c. 1. sect. 3 & c. 2. sect. 1.

[191] Athen. l. XIII p. 601

[192] Lucian de Dea Syr.

[193] Diodor. l. 5. c. 4.

[194] Argonaut. l. II. v. 1236.

[195] Lucian in Sacrificijs.

[196] Porphyr. in vita Pythag.

[197] Cic. de Nat. Deor. l. 3.

[198] Ode 1 in Iovem v. 8.

[199] Cypr. de Idolorum vanitate

[200] Apologet. p. 12. et Ad Nationes l. 2.

[201] a Saturnal. l. 1. c. 7.

[202] Dionys. l. 1. p. 10

[203] Pausan. l. 5. c. 7, 13 14

[204] Pausan. l. 8. c. 29.

[205] Pausan. l. 5. c. 8, 14.

[206] steph. Herod. l. 2. c. 44.

[207] Cic. de Natura Deor. lib. 3.

[208] Diodor. l. 5. c. 3.

[209] Dionys. l. 1. p. 38, 42.

[210] Lucian de Saltatione.

[211] Arnob. adv. Gentes l. 6. p. 131

[212] Herod l. 2. initio

[213] Hesiod. opera v. 168.

[214] Argonaut. l. 4. v. 1638 & Schol in eundem. Et Apollodor. l. 1. sed 26.

[215] a Apud Euseb. in Chron.

[216] b Ister apud Porphyr. Aost. l. 2. sect. 56.

[217] a Thucyd. l. 2 p. 110. & Plutarch in Theseo.

[218] b Strabo l. 9. p. 396.

[219] c Apud Strabone l. 9. p. 397.

[220] Pausan. in Corinthiacis.

[221] Strabo l. 8. p. 337.

[222] a Pausan. l. 8 sub initio

[223] b Plin. l. 7. c. 56.

[224] in Polymnia

[225] in Vrania

[226] Dionys. Halicarnas. l. 1. p. 11. lin 24.

[227] Dionys. l. 1. p. 9, 10.

[228] Dionys. l. 2 p. 70, 94

[229] a Diodor. l. 5 c. 1.

[230] Diodor. l. 3. c 4

[231] Herod. l. 1

[232] Diodor. lib. 5. c. 3 & 4.

[233] Diodor. l. 5. c. 1

[234] a Apud Diodor. l. 5. cap.

[235] b Dionys. l. 1. p. 15

[236] c Dionys. l. 1. p. 26, 27.

[237] d Dionys. ib.

[238] e Ptol. Hephæst. l. 2.

[239] f Dionys. ib.

[240] Thucyd l. 6 initio

[241] Apud Dionys. Halycarnass lib. 1 initio.

[242] X Apud Dionys. ib.

[243] a Apud Diodorum. l. 5. c.

[244] Diodor. l. 5. c. 4.

[245] b Ister apud Porphyr. Abst. l. 2. sec. 56.

[246] c Bochart. Canaan c. 15.

[247] a Apud Strabonem lib. 14. p. ult.

[248] 21,88

[Editorial Note 1] The following text to the end of f. 4v is written upside down.

[Editorial Note 2] The following text to the end of f. 5v is written upside down.

[249] Iespho kuntig. l. 11 c. 7.

[250] Ioseph. ib.

[251] a Nehem. 13. 28.

[252] Ioseph Antiq. l. 11. c 8 & l 12 c 2

[253] a Ioma fol. 69. 1 & Sepher Iuchasim & Sepher Hakkabbala & David Gans in Zemach David et Maimondes in Præf. Iad. Vide Historiam Doctorū Misnicorum p. 14 15, 16, 17

[254] Ioseph l. 11. c. 8 & l. 12. c. 3.

[Editorial Note 3] This page is written upside down.

[255] Ezra 10.6

[256] Nehem. 13

[257] Nehem 13. 28

[258] Ioseph. Antiq. l. 11. c. 7.

[259] Ioseph. Antiq. l. 11. c. 8 & l. 12. c. 2.

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