Newton’s Correspondence

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1.

Letter from Newton to a friend, together with Collins's description of a telescope mentioned in the Newton letter

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/3, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00226

2.

Letter from Newton to Francis Aston, dated 18 May 1669

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/4, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00227

3.

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

4.

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

5.

Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 18 February 1669/70

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/5, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00228

6.

Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 11 July 1670

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/6, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00229

7.

Draft letter from John Collins to Newton, written c. 13-16 July 1670

Author: John Collins

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/7, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00230

8.

Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 16 July 1670

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/8, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00231

9.

Draft letter from John Collins to Newton, dated 19 July 1670

Author: John Collins

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/9, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00232

10.

Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 27 September 1670

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/10, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00233

11.

Letter to Henry Oldenburg, 16 March 1671

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/35, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00307

12.

Letter to Henry Oldenburg, 19 March 1671

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/36, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00308

13.

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

14.

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

15.

Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 20 July 1671

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/11, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00234

16.

Newton's figure of his reflecting telescope with explanations

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/37, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00309

17.

Letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 6 January 1671/2

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/12, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00235

18.

Letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 18 January 1671/2

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/13, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00236

19.

Letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 29 January 1671/2

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/14, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00237

20.

Draft of 'A Theory Concerning Light and Colors'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3970.3, ff.460-466, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00003

21.

Letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 10 February 1671/2

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/15, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00238

22.

A Letter of Mr. Isaac Newton … containing his New Theory about Light and Colors

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 80 (19 Feb. 1671/2), pp. 3075-3087.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00006

23.

Letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 20 February 1671/2

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/16, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00239

24.

Christiaan Huygens' comments on Newton's telescope

Author: Christiaan Huygens

Source: Christiaan Huygens, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 81 (25 March 1672), pp. 4008-4009.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00052

25.

An Accompt of a New Catadioptrical Telescope invented by Mr. Newton

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 81 (25 March 1672), pp. 4004-4007.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00007

26.

An Extract of a Letter, received very lately, (March 19th) from the Inventor of this new Telescope, from Cambridge

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 81 (25 March 1672), pp. 4009-4010.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00030

27.

Copy of a letter to John Collins, dated 9 April 1672

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/46, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00316

28.

Letter to Henry Oldenburg, dated 13 April 1672

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/38, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00310

29.

Mr. Newton's Letter … containing some more suggestions about his New Telescope

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 82 (22 April 1672), pp. 4032-4034.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00008

30.

An Extract of another Letter … by way of an answer to some Objections, made by an Ingenious French Philosopher [Adrien Auzout] to the New Reflecting Telescope

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 82 (22 April 1672), pp. 4034-4035.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00009

31.

Letter from John Collins to Newton, dated 30 April 1672

Author: John Collins

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/17, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00240

32.

Some Experiments propos'd in relation to Mr. Newton's Theory of light … together with the Observations made thereupon by the Author of that Theory

Author: Robert Moray

Source: Robert Moray, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 83 (20 May 1672), pp. 4059-4062.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00011

33.

Mr. Isaac Newton's Considerations upon part of a Letter of Monsieur De Bercé

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 83 (20 May 1672), pp. 4056-4059.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00010

34.

The Observations, made upon these proposals [of Robert Moray]

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 83 (20 May 1672), pp. 4060-4062.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00053

35.

Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 25 May 1672

Author: Isaac Newton

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

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00241

36.

Letter to to Henry Oldenburg for Ignatius-Gaston Pardies, dated 10 June 1672

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/40, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00312

37.

Letter to Henry Oldenburg, dated 11 June 1672

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/39, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00311

38.

Mr Newtons Letter of April 13. 1672 … being an Answer to the fore-going Letter of P. Pardies

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 84 (17 June 1672), pp. 4091-4093.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00013

39.

A Latin Letter … by Ignatius Gaston Pardies … containing some Animadversions upon Mr. Isaac Newton … his Theory of Light

Author: Ignace Gaston Pardies

Source: Ignace Gaston Pardies, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 84 (17 June 1672), pp. 4087-4090.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00012

40.

Letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 19 June 1672

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/21, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00243

41.

Letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, 6 July 1672

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/19-20, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00242

42.

Letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 8 July 1672

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/22, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00244

43.

Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 13 July 1672

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/23, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00245

44.

Letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 13 July 1672

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/24, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00246

45.

Mr. Newton's Answer to the foregoing Letter [of Ignace Pardies]

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 85 (15 July 1672), pp. 5014-5018.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00029

46.

A second Letter of P. Pardies

Author: Ignace Gaston Pardies

Source: Ignace Gaston Pardies, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 85 (15 July 1672), pp. 5012-5013.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00015

47.

A Serie's of Quere's propounded by Mr. Isaac Newton … positively concluding his new Theory of Light and Colours

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 85 (15 July 1672), pp. 5004-5007.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00014

48.

Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 30 July 1672

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/25, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00247

49.

Letter to to Henry Oldenburg, dated 30 July 1672

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/41, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00313

50.

Letter from John Collins to Newton, dated 1 August 1672

Author: John Collins

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/26, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00248

51.

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

52.

Letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 21 September 1672

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/27, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00249

53.

Mr Isaac Newtons Answer to some Considerations [of Robert Hooke] upon his doctrine of Light and Colors

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 88 (18 November 1672), pp. 5084-5103.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00028

54.

Copy of an extract from Newton to John Collins, dated 10 December 1672

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/42-44, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00314

55.

Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 10 December 1672

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/28-29, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00250

56.

Copy of an extract of a letter to John Collins, dated 10 December 1672

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/45, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00315

57.

Letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 8 March 1672/3

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/30, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00251

58.

Letter from Newton (probably to Henry Oldenburg), dated 3 April 1673

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/31-32, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00252

59.

Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 9 April 1673

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/33-34, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00253

60.

Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 20 May 1673

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/35, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00254

61.

Answer to Huygens' critique of Newton's new theory of light and colours, dated 10 June 1673

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/47, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00317

62.

Mr. Newtons Answer to the foregoing Letter [of Christiaan Huygens]

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 96 (21 July 1673), pp. 6087-6092.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00017

63.

An Extract of a Letter lately written by an ingenious person from Paris [Christiaan Huygens]

Author: Christiaan Huygens

Source: Christiaan Huygens, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 96 (21 July 1673), pp. 6086-6087.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00016

64.

Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 17 September 1673

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/36, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00255

65.

An Extract of Mr Isaac Newton's Letter … concerning the Number of Colors

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 97 (6 October 1673), pp. 6108-6111.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00018

66.

An answer (to the former Letter) … by the same Parisian Philosopher

Author: Christiaan Huygens

Source: Christiaan Huygens, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 97 (6 October 1673), pp. 6112.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00019

67.

Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 20 June 1674

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/37, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00256

68.

A Letter of the Learn'd Franc. Linus … animadverting upon … Mr. Isaac Newton's Theory of Light and Colors, date 6 October 1674

Author: Francis Linus

Source: Francis Linus, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 110 (25 January 1674/5), pp. 217-219.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00020

69.

Letter from Michael Dary to Newton, dated 15 October 1674

Author: Michael Dary

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/41, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00259

70.

Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 17 November 1674

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/38-39, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00257

71.

Letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 5 December 1674

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/40, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00258

72.

An Answer to this Letter [of Francis Linus], written 5 December 1674

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 110 (25 January 1674/5), pp. 219.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00054

73.

Draft of the 'Hypothesis Concerning Light and Colors'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3970.3, ff. 475r-482v, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00121

74.

Draft of the 'Discourse Concerning Light and Colors'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3970.3, ff. 501r-517r, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00122

75.

Hypothesis explaining the properties of light

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Thomas Birch, The History of the Royal Society, vol. 3 (London: 1757), pp. 247-305.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00002

76.

Optical diagrams

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/89-90, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00287

77.

Draft of the 'Discourse Concerning Light and Colors'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3970.3, ff. 519r-529r, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00126

78.

Draft of the 'Discourse concerning Light and Colors'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3970.3, ff. 549r-567v, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00127

79.

Copy letter from Newton to John Smith, dated 24 July 1675

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/43, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00261

80.

Letter from Newton [to John Smith?], dated 27 August 1675

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/44, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00262

81.

Response to Linus's second letter concerning Newton's new theory of light and colours, dated 13 November 1675

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/48, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00318

82.

Letter to Oldenburg concerning Thomas Mace's Otocousticon, dated 30 November 1675

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/49, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00319

83.

Covering letter to the Hypothesis, Dec. 7 1675

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3970.3, f. 459r-v, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00120

84.

Letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 14 December 1675

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/45, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00263

85.

Letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 21 December 1675

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/46-47, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00264

86.

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

87.

Letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 10 January 1675/6

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/48-49, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00265

88.

Copy of a letter from Newton to Michael Dary, dated 22 January 1675/6

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/42, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00260

89.

Mr. Isaac Newton's Considerations on the former Reply [of Francis Linus]

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 121 (24 January 1675/6), pp. 501-502.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00022

90.

A letter of Mr. Franc. Linus … being a reply to the Letter printed in Numb. 110

Author: Francis Linus

Source: Francis Linus, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 121 (24 January 1675/6), pp. 499-500.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00021

91.

An extract of another Letter of Mr. Newton

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 121 (24 January 1675/6), pp. 503-504.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00023

92.

Letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 25 January 1675/6

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/50, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00266

93.

Letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 15 February 1675/6

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/51-52, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00267

94.

Letter to Oldenburg answering Linus's second letter on Newton's new doctrine of light and colour

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/51, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00321

95.

A particular Answer of Mr. Isaak Newton to Mr. Linus his Letter

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 123 (25 March 1676), pp. 556-561.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00024

96.

Letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 26 April 1676

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/53-54, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00268

97.

Letter to Oldenburg on his experiments to show colour and light

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/52, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00322

98.

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

99.

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

100.

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

101.

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

102.

Letter to Oldenburg on the lengths and angles of prism images, dated 18 August 1676

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/53, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00323

103.

Letter to Oldenburg on delays conducting experiments

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/54, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00324

104.

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

105.

Letter from John Collins to Newton, c. early September 1676

Author: John Collins

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/57, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00271

106.

Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 5 September 1676

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/55, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00269

107.

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

108.

Mr Newton's Answer to the precedent Letter

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 128 (25 September 1676), pp. 698-705.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00026

109.

A Letter from Liege concerning Mr Newton's Experiment of the colour'd Spectrum

Author: Anthony Lucas

Source: Anthony Lucas, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 128 (25 September 1676), pp. 692-698.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00025

110.

Letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 24 October 1676

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/56, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00270

111.

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

112.

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

113.

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

114.

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

115.

Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 8 November 1676

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/58-59, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00272

116.

Letter from Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated 18 November 1676

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/60, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00273

117.

Letter from John Collins to John Wallis

Author: John Collins

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

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00189

118.

Letter from Arthur Storer to Isaac Newton, dated 10 August 1678

Author: Arthur Storer

Source: MS Add. 3978/1, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00337

119.

Letter from Arthur Storer to Isaac Newton, dated 4 September 1678

Author: Arthur Storer

Source: MS Add. 3978/2, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00338

120.

Letter from Arthur Storer to Humphrey Babington, dated 19 September 1678

Author: Arthur Storer

Source: MS Add. 3978/3, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00339

121.

Letter from Arthur Storer to Humphrey Babington, dated 1 October 1678

Author: Arthur Storer

Source: MS Add. 3978/4, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00340

122.

Draft Letter from John Collins to Newton, dated 12 October 1678

Author: John Collins

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/61, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00274

123.

Letter from Newton to Robert Boyle, dated 28 February 1678/9

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/62-65, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00275

124.

Letter from Arthur Storer to Humphrey Babington, dated 18 April 1681

Author: Arthur Storer

Source: MS Add. 3978/5, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00341

125.

Letter from Arthur Storer to Isaac Newton, dated 26 April 1683

Author: Arthur Storer

Source: MS Add. 3978/6, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00342

126.

Letter to Edmund Halley on the doctrine of projectiles and motions of the heavens

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/55, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00325

127.

Letter to Edmund Halley on work on ellipses and the descent of falling bodies

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/56, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00326

128.

Letter to Edmund Halley about Newton's correspondence with Huygens on vis centrifuga

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/57, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00327

129.

Letter to Edmund Halley on changes to the Principia

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/58, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00328

130.

Letter to Edmund Halley on corrections to the Principia

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/59, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00329

131.

Letter to Edmund Halley on the sun's parallax to the moon and other matters

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/60, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00330

132.

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

133.

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

134.

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

135.

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

136.

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

137.

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

138.

De Trigonometriâ Sphæricâ Rectangulâ

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/61, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00331

139.

Letter to Charles Montagu describing the solution to the mathematical problems proposed by John Bernoulli

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/61a, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00332

140.

Letter from Newton to Edmund Halley, dated 11 February 1696/7

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/67, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00277

141.

Letter from Newton to Edmund Halley, dated 14 March 1696/7

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/66, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00276

142.

William Chaloner's Letters to the Warden of the Mint, to Justice Railton, to Isaac Newton, and to Justice Railton

Author: William Chaloner

Source: Mint 15/17.133, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00917

143.

William Chaloner's Letter to Isaac Newton

Author: William Chaloner

Source: Mint 15/17.205, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00918

144.

Covering letter for a formulaic statement of accounts for each mint to complete prior to its being closed down [April - September 1698].

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.251, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00481

145.

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

146.

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

147.

Covering letter for MINT00159 (I.228-9).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.236, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00163

148.

Brief letter concerning the 'perusal' and possible purchase, apparently on Newton's behalf, of some Italian coins from an unspecified 'gentleman'.

Author: Isaac Davies

Source: Mint 19/II.10-11, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00196

149.

Model letter for Allardes to send to Treasurer Godolphin.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.183, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00387

150.

Covering letter for a 'Memoriall' relating to various difficulties [MINT00419 (III.177)].

Author: George Allardes

Source: Mint 19/III.35, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00420

151.

Letter concerning the Edinburgh Mint

Author: Lord Seafield Lord Chancellor of Scotland

Source: Mint 19/III.123, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00425

152.

Personal letter

Author: George Allardes

Source: Mint 19/III.36, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00428

153.

De natura acidorum

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/81, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00284

154.

Covering letter for a Mint report on a further petition from Cornwall for a renewal of the tin contract, and for 'a further Report upon the present state of the Tin', probably meaning the following entry.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.483, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00715

155.

Copy of a letter to John Flamsteed from a committee of the Royal Society

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/64, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00335

156.

Corrected account of the total bullion brought into the Scottish Mint during the recoinage, with a covering letter containing apologies for errors in the previous account and a repeated enquiry about the allowance for waste.

Author: Hercules Scott

Source: Mint 19/III.58-9, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00451

157.

Newton's draft response to the 'charta volans' of 29 July 1713

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/94, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00290

158.

Notes on the Leibniz Controversy

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/91-92, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00288

159.

Further Notes on the Leibniz Controversy

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/95, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00291

160.

Additional notes on the Leibniz Controversy

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/97-98, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00293

161.

Notes on the Newton/Cotes correspondence of 1710

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/79-80, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00283

162.

Note on the Leibniz Controversy

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/93, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00289

163.

Newton's transcription of a letter from Leibniz, c. May 1714

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/96, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00292

164.

Letter from Newton to Edmund Halley, dated 27 May 1714

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/68*, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00278

165.

Letter to Louis d'Aumont, dated 3 June 1714

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/65, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00336

166.

Letter from John Keill to Newton, c. 23–24 February 1715

Author: John Keill

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/69, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00280

167.

Covering letter forwarding the following tenders.

Author: Treasury

Source: Mint 19/II.366, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00636

168.

Draft Letter from Newton Concerning Treasury Business

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/70, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00281

169.

Defence of the present coinage and of the tender accepted against the printed complaint of the disappointed tenderers and three letters of Richard Jones. Newton has accepted not the cheapest tender but the most reliable one.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.452, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00659

170.

Letter from Newton to the Lords Commissioners of the Treasury, including "Observations upon the state of the coins of gold and silver"

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/71-78, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00282

171.

Covering letter from Treasury referring MINT00665 (II.367) to Newton.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.368, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00666

172.

Letter from Newton to Edmund Halley, dated 3 December 1724

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/68, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00279

173.

An Instrument for observing the Moon's Distance from the Fixt Stars at Sea

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 465 (1742), pp. 155-156.

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00027

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