Newton’s Correspondence

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26.

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

27.

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

28.

Author: Henry Oldenburg

Source: MS Add. 3976, f. 7r-7v, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00389

29.

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

30.

Letter to Henry Oldenburg, dated 13 April 1672

Author: Isaac Newton

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

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00310

31.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3976, ff. 8r-9v, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00390

32.

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

33.

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

34.

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

35.

Author: Henry Oldenburg

Source: MS Add. 3976, ff. 10r-11v, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00391

36.

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

37.

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

38.

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

39.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3976, ff. 14r-15v, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00392

40.

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

41.

Author: Henry Oldenburg

Source: MS Add. 3976, ff. 32r-33v, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00397

42.

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

43.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3976, ff. 18r-27v, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00394

44.

Letter to Henry Oldenburg, dated 11 June 1672

Author: Isaac Newton

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

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00311

45.

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

46.

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

47.

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

48.

Author: Henry Oldenburg

Source: MS Add. 3976, ff. 16r-17v, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00393

49.

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

50.

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

[1] 2pp.

[2]

in English

[3] An Extract of a Letter, received very lately, (March 19th) from the Inventor of this new Telescope, from Cambridge [Philosophical Transactions 81 (25 March 1672)] Mr. Newton's Letter … containing some more suggestions about his New Telescope [Philosophical Transactions 82 (22 April 1672)] An Accompt of a New Catadioptrical Telescope invented by Mr. Newton [Philosophical Transactions 81 (25 March 1672)]

[4] 2 pp.

[5]

in English

[6] Christiaan Huygens' comments on Newton's telescope [Philosophical Transactions 81 (25 March 1672)]

[7] Editorial Note: This Note Empty

[8] 4 pp.

[9]

in English

[10] 2 pp.

[11]

Published in H.W. Turnbull (ed), The Correspondence of Isaac Newton, vol. 1 (Cambridge: 1959), p. 140

A Latin Letter … by Ignatius Gaston Pardies … containing some Animadversions upon Mr. Isaac Newton … his Theory of Light [Philosophical Transactions 84 (17 June 1672)] Mr Newtons Letter of April 13. 1672 … being an Answer to the fore-going Letter of P. Pardies [Philosophical Transactions 84 (17 June 1672)]

[12]

in English

[13] Editorial Note: This Note Empty

[14] 3pp.

[15] Christiaan Huygens' comments on Newton's telescope [Philosophical Transactions 81 (25 March 1672)]

[16] 2pp.

[17]

in English

[18] 2 ff.

[19]

Published in H.W. Turnbull (ed), The Correspondence of Isaac Newton, vol. 1 (Cambridge: 1959), pp. 146-8

[20]

[21] Letter from Newton to John Collins, dated 25 May 1672 [MS Add. 9597/2/18/18]

[22] Editorial Note: This Note Empty

[23] 4pp.

[24]

in English

[25] The Observations, made upon these proposals [of Robert Moray] [Philosophical Transactions 83 (20 May 1672)] A Letter of Mr. Isaac Newton … containing his New Theory about Light and Colors [Philosophical Transactions 80 (19 Feb. 1671/2)]

[26] 4pp.

[27]

in English

[28] 3pp.

[29]

in English

[30] 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 [Philosophical Transactions 83 (20 May 1672)]

[31] Editorial Note: This Note Empty

[32] 1 f.

[33]

Published in H.W. Turnbull (ed), The Correspondence of Isaac Newton, vol. 1 (Cambridge: 1959), pp. 161-2

Letter from John Collins to Newton, dated 30 April 1672 [MS Add. 9597/2/18/17]

[34]

[35] Editorial Note: This Note Empty

[36] 2 pp.

[37]

Published in H.W. Turnbull (ed), The Correspondence of Isaac Newton, vol. 1 (Cambridge: 1959), p. 163 and Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, No. 85 (15 July 1672), pp. 5014-5018.

Letter to Henry Oldenburg, dated 11 June 1672 [EL/N1/39] A second Letter of P. Pardies [Philosophical Transactions 85 (15 July 1672)] Mr. Newton's Answer to the foregoing Letter [of Ignace Pardies] [Philosophical Transactions 85 (15 July 1672)]

[38]

in English

[39] Editorial Note: This Note Empty

[40] 2 pp.

[41]

Published in H.W. Turnbull (ed), The Correspondence of Isaac Newton, vol. 1 (Cambridge: 1959), p. 193

Letter to to Henry Oldenburg for Ignatius-Gaston Pardies, dated 10 June 1672 [EL/N1/40]

[42]

in English

[43] 4pp.

[44]

in Latin

[45] Mr Newtons Letter of April 13. 1672 … being an Answer to the fore-going Letter of P. Pardies [Philosophical Transactions 84 (17 June 1672)] Letter to Henry Oldenburg, dated 13 April 1672 [EL/N1/38] A Letter of Mr. Isaac Newton … containing his New Theory about Light and Colors [Philosophical Transactions 80 (19 Feb. 1671/2)]

[46] 3pp.

[47]

in Latin

[48] A second Letter of P. Pardies [Philosophical Transactions 85 (15 July 1672)] A Latin Letter … by Ignatius Gaston Pardies … containing some Animadversions upon Mr. Isaac Newton … his Theory of Light [Philosophical Transactions 84 (17 June 1672)] Letter to Henry Oldenburg, dated 13 April 1672 [EL/N1/38]

[49] 2 ff.

[50]

Published in H.W. Turnbull (ed), The Correspondence of Isaac Newton, vol. 1 (Cambridge: 1959), pp. 194-5

[51]

[52] Editorial Note: This Note Empty

[53] 2 ff.

[54]

Published in H.W. Turnbull (ed), The Correspondence of Isaac Newton, vol. 1 (Cambridge: 1959), pp. 208-11

[55]

[56] 2 ff.

[57]

Published in H.W. Turnbull (ed), The Correspondence of Isaac Newton, vol. 1 (Cambridge: 1959), pp. 212-3

[58]

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