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1.

Draft Letter from Newton to John Wallis, c. July 1695

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3977.3, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00179

2.

Copy of a Letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 24 October 1676

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3977.4, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00180

3.

Copy of a letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 13 June 1676

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3977.5, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00181

4.

Copy of a letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 13 June 1676

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3977.6, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00182

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Draft letter from Newton to John Wallis concerning the publication of his 'Epistola posterior'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3977.7, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00183

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Draft letter from Newton to John Wallis containing typographical corrections

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3977.8, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00184

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Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 20 August 1672

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3977.10, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00186

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Letter from John Collins to Newton, dated 31 August 1676

Author: John Collins

Source: MS Add. 3977.11, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00187

9.

Letter from John Collins to Newton, dated 9 September 1676

Author: John Collins

Source: MS Add. 3977.12, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00188

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Letter from John Collins to John Wallis

Author: John Collins

Source: MS Add. 3977.13, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00189

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Letter from John Wallis to Newton, dated 10 April 1695

Author: John Wallis

Source: MS Add. 3977.14, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00190

12.

Letter from John Wallis to Newton, dated 30 April 1695

Author: John Wallis

Source: MS Add. 3977.15, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00191

13.

Letter from John Wallis to Newton, dated 30 May 1695

Author: John Wallis

Source: MS Add. 3977.16, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00192

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Letter from John Wallis to Newton, dated 3 July 1695

Author: John Wallis

Source: MS Add. 3977.17, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00193

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Letter from John Wallis to Newton, dated 9 January 1698/9

Author: John Wallis

Source: MS Add. 3977.18, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00194

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An Extract of Two Letters Concerning the change (suggested) of our Julian account for the Gregorian

Author: John Wallis

Source: MS Add. 3977.19, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00195

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Letter from Isaac Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 24 October 1676

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3977.1, ff. 1r-10r, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00196

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Letter from Isaac Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 26 October 1676

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3977.1, f. 10v, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00197

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Copy of letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 13 June 1676

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3977.2, ff. 1r-4r, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00198

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Copy of a letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 13 June 1676

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3977.2, f. 4v, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00199

21.

Letter from John Collins to Newton, dated 5 July 1671

Author: John Collins

Source: MS Add. 3977.9, ff. 1r-1v, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00200

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Draft response from Newton to John Collins's letter of 5 July 1671

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3977.9, ff. 2r-2v, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00201

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Copies of Letters from Isaac Newton to Henry Oldenburg

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3977.1, f. {cover}, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00203

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Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 19 January 1669/70

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/1, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00224

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Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 6 February 1669/70

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/2, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00225

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[2]

in English with some Latin passages

[3] Letter from John Wallis to Newton, dated 30 May 1695 [MS Add. 3977.16] Letter from John Wallis to Newton, dated 3 July 1695 [MS Add. 3977.17]

[4]

[5] 10 ff.

[6]

in Latin with one Greek word

[7] Draft letter from Newton to John Wallis concerning the publication of his 'Epistola posterior' [MS Add. 3977.7] Letter from Isaac Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 24 October 1676 [MS Add. 3977.1, ff. 1r-10r]

[8]

[9] 4 ff.

[10]

in Latin

[11] Copy of a letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 13 June 1676 [MS Add. 3977.6]

[12]

[13] 4 ff.

[14]

in Latin

[15] Copy of a letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 13 June 1676 [MS Add. 3977.5]

[16]

[17] 2 pp.

[18]

in English with a few words in Latin

[19] Letter from Isaac Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 24 October 1676 [MS Add. 3977.1, ff. 1r-10r] Letter from Isaac Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 26 October 1676 [MS Add. 3977.1, f. 10v] Copy of a Letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 24 October 1676 [MS Add. 3977.4] Draft letter from Newton to John Wallis containing typographical corrections [MS Add. 3977.8]

[20]

[21] 3 pp. on 2 ff.

[22]

in Latin with some English

[23] Draft letter from Newton to John Wallis concerning the publication of his 'Epistola posterior' [MS Add. 3977.7]

[24]

[25] 2 ff.

[26]

in English

[27]

[28] 3 pp. on 2 ff.

[29]

in English

[30]

[31] 1 f.

[32]

in English with some Latin

[33]

[34] 2 ff.

[35]

in English with some Latin

[36]

[37] 1 p. on 2 ff.

[38]

in English

[39]

[40] 1 f.

[41]

in English

[42] Letter from John Wallis to Newton, dated 30 May 1695 [MS Add. 3977.16]

[43]

[44] 2 pp. on 2 ff.

[45]

in English

[46] Letter from John Wallis to Newton, dated 30 April 1695 [MS Add. 3977.15] Letter from John Wallis to Newton, dated 3 July 1695 [MS Add. 3977.17] Draft Letter from Newton to John Wallis, c. July 1695 [MS Add. 3977.3]

[47]

[48] 1 f.

[49]

in English

[50] Letter from John Wallis to Newton, dated 30 May 1695 [MS Add. 3977.16] Draft Letter from Newton to John Wallis, c. July 1695 [MS Add. 3977.3]

[51]

[52] 1 f.

[53]

in English with some Latin

[54]

[55] 2 ff.

[56]

in English with a little Latin and Greek

[57]

Published as John Wallis, "An Extract of Two Letters, from Dr. John Wallis, (Professor of Geometry in Oxford.) The One to His Grace the Lord Arch-Bishop of Canterbury. The Other to the Lord Bishop of Worcester", Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 21 (January 1, 1699/1700), pp. 343-354

[58]

[59] 19 pp. on 10 ff.

[60]

in Latin with two Greek words

[61] Draft letter from Newton to John Wallis concerning the publication of his 'Epistola posterior' [MS Add. 3977.7] Copy of a Letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 24 October 1676 [MS Add. 3977.4]

[62]

[63] 1 p.

[64]

in English

[65]

[66] Draft letter from Newton to John Wallis concerning the publication of his 'Epistola posterior' [MS Add. 3977.7]

[67] 6 pp. on 4 ff.

[68]

in Latin

[69]

[70] 1 p.

[71]

in English

[72]

[73] 2 pp.

[74]

in English with a little Latin

[75] Draft response from Newton to John Collins's letter of 5 July 1671 [MS Add. 3977.9, ff. 2r-2v] Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 20 July 1671 [MS Add. 9597/2/18/11]

[76]

[77] 2 pp.

[78]

in English with two words in Latin

[79] Letter from John Collins to Newton, dated 5 July 1671 [MS Add. 3977.9, ff. 1r-1v]

[80]

[81] 12 ff.

[82]

in Latin

[83]

[84] 2 ff.

[85]

Published in H.W. Turnbull (ed), The Correspondence of Isaac Newton, vol. 1 (Cambridge: 1959), pp. 16-21

[86]

[87] Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 6 February 1669/70 [MS Add. 9597/2/18/2]

[88] 2 ff.

[89]

Published in H.W. Turnbull (ed), The Correspondence of Isaac Newton, vol. 1 (Cambridge: 1959), pp. 23-5

Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 19 January 1669/70 [MS Add. 9597/2/18/1] Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 18 February 1669/70 [MS Add. 9597/2/18/5]

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