Isaac Newton’s Works

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1.

Pierpont Morgan Notebook

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Pierpont Morgan Library, New York, USA

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00001

2.

'Quæstiones quædam Philosophiæ' ('Certain Philosophical Questions')

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3996, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00092

3.

Trinity College Notebook

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: R.4.48c, Trinity College Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: PERS00001

4.

Fitzwilliam Notebook

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00069

5.

Mathematical Notebook

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 4000, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00128

6.

Newton's Waste Book

Author: Isaac Newton ,

Source: MS Add. 4004, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00176

7.

Notebook containing notes and experimental reports

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3975, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00110

8.

The Lawes of Motion

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3958.5, ff. 81r-83v, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00105

9.

'Of Colours'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3975, pp. 1-22, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00004

10.

Method of Curves and Infinite Series, and application to the Geometry of Curves

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3960.14, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00299

11.

De Solutione Problematum per Motum

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3958.3, ff. 68r-76v, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00101

12.

The October 1666 Tract on Fluxions

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3958.3, ff. 48v-63v, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00100

13.

Transcript of 'Sr George Ripley His Epistle to K Edward unfolded'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 52, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00041

14.

Lectiones Opticae

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 4002, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00306

15.

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

16.

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

17.

De Analysi per aequationes numero terminorum infinitas

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS/81/4, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00204

18.

Part of an exposition of 2 Kings, 17:15-16

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Ms. 437, The Babson College Grace K. Babson Collection of the Works of Sir Isaac Newton, Huntington Library, San Marino, California, USA

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00082

19.

'Verses at the end of B[asil] Valentine's mystery of the Microcosm'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 63, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00052

20.

Untitled treatise on Revelation

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 1, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00044

21.

Notes from Petavius on the Nicene Council

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 4, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00004

22.

Exposition of 2 Kings 17:15-16

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Ms. 130, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, University of Texas, Austin, USA

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00110

23.

Two incomplete treatises on the vegetative growth of metals and minerals

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: NMAHRB Ms. 1031 B, Dibner Library, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., USA

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00081

24.

Exposition of 2 Kings 17:15-16

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 21, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00064

25.

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

26.

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

27.

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

28.

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

29.

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

30.

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

31.

Unpublished Appendix to 'methodus': Problem IX

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3960.4, pp. 33-48, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00295

32.

Letter to Henry Oldenburg, 16 March 1671

Author: Isaac Newton

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

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00307

33.

Letter to Henry Oldenburg, 19 March 1671

Author: Isaac Newton

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

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00308

34.

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

35.

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

36.

Note about his reflecting telescope

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/50, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00320

37.

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

38.

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

39.

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

40.

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

41.

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

42.

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

43.

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

44.

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

45.

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

46.

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

47.

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

48.

Letter to Henry Oldenburg, dated 13 April 1672

Author: Isaac Newton

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

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00310

49.

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

50.

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

51.

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

52.

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

53.

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

54.

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

55.

Letter to Henry Oldenburg, dated 11 June 1672

Author: Isaac Newton

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

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00311

56.

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

57.

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

58.

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

59.

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

60.

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

61.

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

62.

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

63.

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

64.

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

65.

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

66.

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

67.

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

68.

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

69.

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

70.

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

71.

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

72.

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

73.

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

74.

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

75.

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

76.

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

77.

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

78.

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

79.

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

80.

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

81.

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

82.

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

83.

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

84.

Theological notes.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 5, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00048

85.

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

86.

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

87.

Fragment on Church history, mainly concerning Athanasius

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 29, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00072

88.

Fragments on the kingdoms of the European tribes, the Temple and the history of Jewish and Christian Churches

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 28, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00071

89.

Optical diagrams

Author: Isaac Newton

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

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00287

90.

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

91.

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

92.

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

93.

'Tuba Quarta' ('The Fourth Trumpet')

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 1, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00001

94.

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

95.

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

96.

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

97.

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

98.

Fragments on Optics

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3970.3, ff. 618r-623r, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00125

99.

Draft Versions of 'The Queries'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3970.3, ff. 231r-301r, 359r, 477v-478r, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00123

100.

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

101.

On the Refraction Observed in Iceland Spar

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3970.8, ff. 610r-612r, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00124

102.

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

103.

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

104.

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

105.

Various texts on Revelation, Solomon's Temple and Church history.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 2, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00045

106.

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

107.

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

108.

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

109.

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

110.

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

111.

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

112.

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

113.

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

114.

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

115.

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

116.

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

117.

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

118.

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

119.

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

120.

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

121.

Letter to Oldenburg on delays conducting experiments

Author: Isaac Newton

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

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00324

122.

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

123.

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

124.

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

125.

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

126.

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

127.

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

128.

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

129.

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

130.

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

131.

Treatise on Church history

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 12, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00055

132.

Notes evidently on Newton's own laboratory experiments

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3973, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00109

133.

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

134.

'Proœmium' and first chapter of a treatise on Church history

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 11, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00054

135.

'Index Chemicus'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 30, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00019

136.

Prophesies concerning Christs 2d coming

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: ASC Ms. N47 HER, James White Library, Andrews University, Berrien Springs, Michigan, USA

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00088

137.

Notes on Greek, Roman and Egyptian deities

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 33, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00075

138.

Three bundles of notes for a work on the ancients' physico-theology, related to 'Theologiæ Gentilis Origines Philosophicæ'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 17, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00060

139.

Twelve small bundles of alchemical notes and extracts from a very wide range of sources.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Ms. Var. 259, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00063

140.

Notes and extracts on interpreting the prophets (c. 1670s-90s).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 10, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00053

141.

Correspondence with Thomas Burnet

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 106, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00014

142.

Copy letter from Isaac Newton to Thomas Burnet

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 106(B), King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00253

143.

Treatise on Revelation

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 9, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00052

144.

Rough draft portions of and notes for 'Theologiæ Gentilis Origines Philosophicæ' and 'The Original of Monarchies'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 16, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00059

145.

Three lists of alchemical writers and works, partly on the reverse of Mint-related material

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 13, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00002

146.

Notes on ancient history and mythology

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MSS.Temp3.Miss, Library of the American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00105

147.

Theological Notebook

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 2, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00002

148.

Two incomplete treatises on prophecy

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 5, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00005

149.

'De motu corporum in gyrum'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3965.7, ff. 55-62*, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00089

150.

Newton's Demonstration that planets move in ellipses

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3965.1, ff. 1r-3v, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00092

151.

'De motu sphæricorum corporum in fluidis'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3965.7, ff. 40-54, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00090

152.

'De motu corporum in mediis regulariter cedentibus'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3965.5, ff. 25r-26r, 23r-24r, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00091

153.

De Gravitatione et æquipondio fluidorum

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 4003, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00093

154.

Copies of second and third 'professions of faith' by early Church Councils

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 22, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00065

155.

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

156.

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

157.

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

158.

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

159.

De motu Corporum Liber Secundus

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3990, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00305

160.

Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica. (London: 1687)

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica (London: 1687).

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00071

161.

An Account of the Systeme of the World described in Mr Newton's Mathematicall Principles of Philosophy

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 4005, ff. 39-42, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00291

162.

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

163.

Notes upon ye dispensing power

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 121, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00024

164.

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

165.

Documents relating to Newton's preparation for appearance before Judge Jeffreys

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 118, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00021

166.

Five drafts of a defence of the Senate's position in the Alban Francis affair

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 116, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00018

167.

'Paradoxical Questions concerning the morals & actions of Athanasius & his followers'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 10, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00010

168.

Various drafts and copies of the Two Notable Corruptions of Scripture and related material.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Ms. 361(4), New College Library, Oxford, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00099

169.

'Paradoxical Questions concerning the morals & actions of Athanasius & his followers'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: **N563M3 P222, William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, Los Angeles, California, USA

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00117

170.

Notes from Ralph Cudworth on Plutarch and the 'Persian or Zoroastrian trinity'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: R.16.38. 436A, Trinity College Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00101

171.

Draft chapters of a treatise on the origin of religion and its corruption

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 41, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00077

172.

'The Case of Kings College'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 117, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00019

173.

Prolegomena ad lexici prophetici partem secundam in quibus agitur De forma sanctuarij Iudaici

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Ms. 434, The Babson College Grace K. Babson Collection of the Works of Sir Isaac Newton, Huntington Library, San Marino, California, USA

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00079

174.

Notes on the Temple of Solomon and a tabular comparison of measurement systems

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Ms. 132, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, University of Texas, Austin, USA

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00111

175.

Draft notes on Athanasian doctrines

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Ms. 436, The Babson College Grace K. Babson Collection of the Works of Sir Isaac Newton, Huntington Library, San Marino, California, USA

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00081

176.

Original letter from Isaac Newton to Richard Bentley, dated 10 December 1692

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: 189.R.4.47, ff. 4A-5, Trinity College Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00254

177.

'Variantes Lectiones Apocalypticæ'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 4, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00047

178.

Fragment on the history of apostasy

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 18, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00061

179.

Original letter from Isaac Newton to Richard Bentley, dated 17 January 1692/3

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: 189.R.4.47, f. 5A, Trinity College Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00255

180.

Original letter from Isaac Newton to Richard Bentley, dated 11 February 1692/3

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: 189.R.4.47, f. 6, Trinity College Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00256

181.

Original letter from Isaac Newton to Richard Bentley

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: 189.R.4.47, ff. 7-8, Trinity College Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00258

182.

Papers relating to chronology and 'Theologiæ Gentilis Origines Philosophicæ'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Ms. 361(3), New College Library, Oxford, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00098

183.

'Of ye first Gate'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 53, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00042

184.

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

185.

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

186.

Holograph accounts of three successful trials of counterfeiters, adduced as precedents to show that such crimes could be prosecuted long after they were committed, and could be accounted high treason.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.482, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00840

187.

Certificate exempting Christopher Priddeth, by virtue of his position as Mint clerk, from civic duties and taxation.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.405, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00811

188.

Miscellaneous notes on history, chronology and theology, preceded by a draft letter to 'Io. Lacy'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 31, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00073

189.

An account of the vicissitudes of pursuing coinage offenders.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.438-9, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00842

190.

'The State of the Mint'.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.8-9, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00016

191.

Holograph draft warrants to the keepers of the relevant prisons.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.480, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00841

192.

De Trigonometriâ Sphæricâ Rectangulâ

Author: Isaac Newton

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

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00331

193.

'An Account of the Mint in the Tower of London'.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.2-3, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00020

194.

'Observations concerning the Mint'.

Author: Isaac Newton

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

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00883

195.

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

196.

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

197.

Order of the Commons Committee on the Miscarriages of the Mint (forwarded to Newton by the Committee's chairman, Arnold) for [William] Chaloner [Challoner]to demonstrate before them his method of making guineas.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.506, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00843

198.

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

199.

Detailed list of grievances against Lord Lucas (Lieutenant of the Tower) and his staff.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.409-10, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00813

200.

Petition of Francis Moore to the Treasury for a share of the estate of the convicted counterfeiter William Hawkins (executed on 26 July), as a reward for ascertaining the extent of this estate.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.485, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00844

201.

Documents relating to the Chaloner case.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.497-8, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00845

202.

Holograph summary of the submissions put to a committee examining Chaloner's case.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.503, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00847

203.

Slightly shorter holograph draft of MINT00847 (I.503).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.496, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00848

204.

Rougher holograph draft of MINT00845(b) (I.497v-498).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.499, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00846

205.

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

206.

Proposals concerning calendar reform

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 24, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00067

207.

'Chaloner's Case'. A history of Chaloner's crimes since 1690, largely summarising the confessions of other coiners.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.501-2, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00849

208.

Holograph draft lists of editorial amendments to be made to a report on Chaloner.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.505, II.265, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00850

209.

Assessment of moneyers' bills for equipping country mints and other expenses, recommending several reductions in the total submitted.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.214, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00113

210.

Laudatory account of the services of the late comptroller James Hoare during the recoinage.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.478-9, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00032

211.

Response to the above petitions.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.458-9, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00853

212.

Detailed holograph note of money received by Newton from the Treasury towards the prosecution of coinage offenders 5 September 1696 - 12 June 1699, and of related expenses from 3 August 1696.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.475-7, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00855

213.

On a request from the East India Company to be supplied with two mills and two presses for Fort St. George [in Madras].

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.509, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00491

214.

Holograph notes on the denominations, fineness and weight of various foreign coins, with a letter to Catherine Barton dated 5 August 1700 on the reverse.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.30, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00195

215.

Twenty-three queries about the word ὁμοούσιος

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 11, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00011

216.

Untitled holograph draft memorandum on John Pollexfen's A Discourse of Trade, Coyn and Paper Credit [1697, reprinted 1700].

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.608-11, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00261

217.

Holograph memorandum on engraver [Henry] Harris's complete incompetence: 'Mr Harris cannot emboss nor punch, nor draw'. He has employed John Croker to do all this for him, and moreover has failed to remunerate Croker as promised.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.174, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00033

218.

Fragmentary holograph notes on whether the coins should be received in London or Port Mahon [in Minorca].

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.196, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00309

219.

£2,000 had been the customary security for the mastership until the previous incumbent, Thomas Neale, gave £15,000 to allay doubts raised by his somewhat dubious financial history.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.64, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00037

220.

Concerning experiments to show heat

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/62, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00333

221.

Notes on prophecies

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 8, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00051

222.

Miscellaneous drafts and fragments on prophecy

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 7, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00050

223.

'The synchronisms of the three parts of the prophetick Interpretation'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 6, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00049

224.

Drafts of the 'Short Chronicle' and 'Original of Monarchies'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Ms. 361(1), New College Library, Oxford, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00096

225.

'The Original of Monarchies'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 146, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00040

226.

Discussion of standards by which to gauge the value of gold coin (specifically pistoles).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.142, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00272

227.

Recommendations regarding currency control.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.139, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00270

228.

Observations of the sun and moon at the spring equinox

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: EL/N1/63, Royal Society Library, London, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00334

229.

Response to a further proposal by the Irish Chancellor for a Dublin Mint.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.214-15, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00493

230.

'Directions about the Triall of the monies of Gold & Silver in the Pix'.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.228-9, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00159

231.

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

232.

Recommends Hopton Haynes for the post of weigher and teller, giving an account of his previous employment at the Mint (as a clerk) and elsewhere.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.121, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00044

233.

Further to a petition from probationer engraver [Samuel] Bull, recommend raising his salary from £50 to £60 p.a. plus piece work.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.163, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00047

234.

The £60 p.a. allowed for a master's assay master (as distinct from the royal assay master) has for a long time been paid to the deputy master, who has authority to examine the work of the royal assay master.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.103, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00046

235.

Royal warrant authorising Newton to continue to act under the indenture of 23 December 1700 after William III's death, pending formulation of a new indenture.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.416, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00049

236.

Requests orders to coin Coronation medals and offers suggestions about the quality of metals to be used.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.319, 326, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00743

237.

Expenses on Queen Anne Coronation medals [the last batch of which was ordered on 2 June 1702] amount to £2,485.18s.3 1/2 d.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.336, 338, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00119

238.

Response to a petition from Anthony Redhead [former master of the Norwich Mint] against unjust and over-long imprisonment.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.485, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00857

239.

Response to Leonard Blofield's petition for £2,497.16s.3d. allegedly owed him by Anthony Redhead on behalf of the Norwich Mint.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.481, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00858

240.

Draft of royal warrant to coin Vigo booty, with the inscription 'VIGO' on all coins.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.277, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00752

241.

Response to a petition from Abel Slaney and partners to coin a further 700 tons of halfpence and farthings.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.301, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00589

242.

The Mint has room to store over 2,000 tons of tin without interfering with coinage work

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.560, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00676

243.

Holograph draft report on the staff and equipment necessary for the Mint to take charge of storing and selling tin on behalf of the Crown.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.476, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00677

244.

Tractatui de Quadratura Curvarum praemittatur haec admonitio

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/82, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00285

245.

Incomplete copy of de Quadratura Curvarum

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 9597/2/18/83-88, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00286

246.

Proposes himself as the receiver to administer the Queen's tin.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.475, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00681

247.

Draft Versions of 'The Queries'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3970.3, ff. 231r-301r, 359r, 477v-478r, 610r-612r, 618r-623r, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00055

248.

Opticks: Or, A treatise of the Reflections, Refractions, Inflexions and Colours of Light. Also Two treatises of the Species and Magnitude of Curvilinear Figures (London: 1704)

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Opticks: Or, A treatise of the Reflections, Refractions, Inflexions and Colours of Light. Also Two treatises of the Species and Magnitude of Curvilinear Figures (London: 1704).

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00031

249.

Report on a proposal by one White for gluing duty marks onto paper rather than impressing it [to certify that the recently-imposed tax on paper for parchments and deeds had been paid].

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.447, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00294

250.

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

251.

Response to the applications at MINT00062 (I.140-45) and others.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.170-71, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00063

252.

'A Proposal for regulating the Gravers Office'.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.147, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00068

253.

Oppose [Gabriel] le Clerk's petition to succeed Harris as engraver: would like to take him on as third engraver under Croker and Bull, but not until summer 1705, due to the cost of repairs occasioned by last year's storms [see MINT00063 (I.170-71)].

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.167, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00069

254.

Reply to a query about the engravers' patent.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.172-3, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00070

255.

Submits his design for a medal [to commemorate the proclamation of Queen Anne's Bounty, a series of measures to relieve impoverished clergy]. Suggests that in future he be given authority to approve medal designs himself, to save the Treasury time.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.288, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00754

256.

On arrangements for transporting tin to Portsmouth prior to export.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.514, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00684

257.

'The Question stated about abstaining from blood'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: SL232, Location Unknown

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00124

258.

Holograph draft memorandum on the Queen's trade in tin, predicting a loss to the Crown of over quarter of a million pounds by the end of a seven-year contract with the Cornish tin mines.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.520, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00683

259.

Optice: Sive De Reflexionibus, Refractionibus, Inflexionibus & Coloribus Lucis. Libri Tres (London: 1706)

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Optice: Sive De Reflexionibus, Refractionibus, Inflexionibus & Coloribus Lucis. Libri Tres. (London: 1706).

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00062

260.

Holograph memorandum on Newton's design for a Union medal, with a detailed explanation of its symbolism.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.303-4, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00755

261.

The articles ordered for the Edinburgh Mint have been embarked, all except the weights and seals, as authorisation to mark the weights has not yet been given: request for such authorisation.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.97, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00359

262.

If pyx trials are to continue to be conducted in Scotland as the Lord Chancellor of Scotland wishes, new gold and silver trial pieces should be made and allotted to the English and Scottish Mints and Treasuries and to the Goldsmith's Company.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.190, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00360

263.

Order to convene a jury for the forthcoming pyx trial [28 July 1707].

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.235, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00170

264.

Requests a warrant for check weights to be made in London and sent to Edinburgh.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.64, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00364

265.

The house of the surveyor of meltings is beyond repair.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.497, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00123

266.

On equipment still needed by the Edinburgh Mint, especially crown and half-crown puncheons, which are to be sent overland as this is the quickest way.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.78, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00377

267.

As the English recoinage was 'troublesome expensive and liable to abuse & gross abuses were actually committed in it', recommends various procedures to avoid a recurrence in Scotland. Possibly in reply to MINT00374 (III.110).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.160, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00376

268.

Encloses a list [MINT00375 (III.111)] of items needed to begin work at the Edinburgh Mint, especially puncheons for crowns and half-crowns, which are to be coined first.

Author: David Gregory

Source: Mint 19/III.110, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00374

269.

Petition for recovery of income lost and expenses incurred through the reorganisation of the Edinburgh Mint.

Author: James Clark Edinburgh engraver and die-sinker

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

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00380

270.

An increase in fineness of silver in the course of melting has been detected: sends samples to demonstrate and requests advice on what to do about it. Some puncheons and other equipment ordered from London have still not arrived.

Author: David Gregory

Source: Mint 19/I.190-91, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00382

271.

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

272.

In response to Allardes' proposal, recommends that for the duration of the recoinage the Scots be allowed to revert to their old practice [adding copper during melting] as this seems to be the only practicable method of producing standard coin there.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.187, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00388

273.

Detailed instructions on melting and description of London practice.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.201, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00390

274.

Request for advice on various aspects of Mint practice.

Author: Patrick Scott

Source: Mint 19/III.170-71, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00395

275.

In response to queries from Allardes [MINT00391 (III.119), in fact drafted by Newton himself], the Mint approve the proposed allowances.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.152, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00397

276.

Report on the Edinburgh Mint's financial difficulties.

Author: William Drummond

Source: Mint 19/III.133-4, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00401

277.

Report on a new design of furnace in Cornwall for melting tin.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.546-7, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00704

278.

Orders for payment of the sums mentioned in MINT00400 (III.161) and MINT00401 (III.133-4) have been rendered void by Stewart's death: requests a new order for payment by his executors.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.131, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00402

279.

Proposed measures to be taken in the wake of Daniel Stewart's recent death. Presumably a variant of MINT00402 (III.131).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.46, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00403

280.

The Earl of Derby [Governor of the Isle of Man] has asked for Manx currency to be coined in the Mint: Mint disapprove of coining foreign money, but see no objection to allowing the moneyers and engravers to make medals for him.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.456, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00497

281.

Proposals for sorting out the Edinburgh Mint's finances.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.29-30, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00410

282.

The continued refusal of Stewart's executors to hand over money owed to the Edinburgh Mint has left them unable to carry on their business. Begs Newton to sort the mess out: 'All the officers of the Mint depend very much upon you in this matter'.

Author: William Drummond

Source: Mint 19/III.168-9, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00409

283.

Clarification of Millar's duties as assistant to the commissioners: encloses a copy of his petition [MINT00411 (III.194)]. Recoinage is proceeding satisfactorily.

Author: Patrick Scott

Source: Mint 19/III.195, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00412

284.

Recommend the commissioners for coinage in Scotland be paid a total of £700 between them.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.74, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00416

285.

Correspondence relating to Edinburgh Mint funding.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.164, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00426

286.

Expanded Latin translation of the first part of 'Two Notable Corruptions'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 20, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00063

287.

'Memoriall from George Allardes Master of Her Majties Mint att Edinburgh to the honorable Sir Isaac Newton'.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.177, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00419

288.

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

289.

Reply to MINT00419 (III.177) and MINT00420 (III.35).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.44, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00421

290.

Asks permission for the London moneyers to go home as the recoinage is finished.

Author: William Drummond

Source: Mint 19/III.127, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00422

291.

Recommendations for sorting out the Edinburgh Mint's expenses.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.166, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00427

292.

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

293.

Personal letter

Author: George Allardes

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

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00428

294.

Deplores the Edinburgh Mint's non-payment of fees and salaries and asks Newton's advice as to how this can be remedied.

Author: Duke of Lauderdale

Source: Mint 19/III.55, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00429

295.

Correspondence relating to the tin trade

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.486-7, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00706

296.

De natura acidorum

Author: Isaac Newton

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

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00284

297.

Drafts on the history of the Church

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 15, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00058

298.

Fragments on miscellaneous theological subjects

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: SL255, Location Unknown

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00127

299.

Draft notes on early Church rites and the Creed

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Ms. 438, The Babson College Grace K. Babson Collection of the Works of Sir Isaac Newton, Huntington Library, San Marino, California, USA

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00083

300.

Reports the East India Company's offer to take a hundred tons of tin in lieu of money owed it by the Treasury for saltpetre.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.557, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00712

301.

Fragmentary draft on the chief rulers of ancient synagogues

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Ms. 435, The Babson College Grace K. Babson Collection of the Works of Sir Isaac Newton, Huntington Library, San Marino, California, USA

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00080

302.

Edinburgh Mint officers summoned by Council order to the pyx trial in London cannot be excused except by the Council itself, which Newton thinks unlikely.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.49, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00441

303.

Personal recommendation of deputy Edinburgh master Patrick Scott.

Author: Lord Seafield

Source: Mint 19/III.40, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00450

304.

Memorandum by Newton: 'Of the assaying of Gold and Silver, the making of indented Triall-pieces and trying the moneys in the Pix'.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.109, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00173

305.

Complaint about trial plates.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.275, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00179

306.

Report on two coinage offenders.

Author: Isaac Newton ; Comptroller

Source: Mint 19/I.466-7, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00861

307.

Response to a proposal by one Mr Palmer to coin 700 tons of copper.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.387, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00596

308.

Draft passages on chronology and biblical history

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 25, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00068

309.

'A short Schem of the true Religion'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 7, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00007

310.

'Irenicum, or Ecclesiastical Polyty tending to Peace'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 3, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00003

311.

Seven Statements on Religion

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 6, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00006

312.

Three paragraphs on religion, with drafts

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 9, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00009

313.

Twelve articles on religion

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 8, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00008

314.

Copy of royal warrant to the Mint to receive plate at premium rates as specified in the Parliamentary ruling of 1 May 1711, issue receipts for it, and melt it at once into shillings and sixpences to be paid into the Exchequer.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.508, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00543

315.

'About' £39,281 worth of plate was received on 11, 12 and 14 May combined, besides some £6,000 worth yet to be assessed.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.517, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00549

316.

On the value of Mexican, Peruvian and Seville coins.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.205, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00305

317.

More detailed account of the value of Mexican and Seville coins taking wear into account.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.195, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00307

318.

In view of the non-acceptability of Mint receipts post-14 May for the public loan [see MINT00548 (II.543)], what provision is to be made for the vendors?

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.552, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00553

319.

Holograph draft memorandum on disputes between Newton and the warden [Craven Peyton], particularly the warden's opposition to Newton's proposal to pay vendors of plate 5s. per ounce on account [see MINT00558 (II.539-40)].

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.537, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00559

320.

Holograph draft of a royal warrant authorising payment of the balance.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.518, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00565

321.

Correspondence relating to Spanish coinage.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.201, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00311

322.

Application to appoint a new smith.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.223, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00076

323.

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

324.

Valuation of another three two-real pieces and new estimate of the total amount to be produced by the reminting as 4,189,000 two-real pieces.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.209, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00312

325.

Holograph draft memorandum giving a detailed list of measures to be taken to supervise the reminting in Spain, assess the quality of the resulting coin and organise finances.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.190, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00313

326.

Report on foreign coin in Ireland, with Newton's comments on it.

Author: Isaac Newton

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

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00499

327.

Two reports on foreign coin in Ireland.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.242-3, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00503

328.

Identical proposal to take on Beresford as apprentice.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.155-6, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00079

329.

Refers MINT00501 (II.232-3) to the Mint and orders a report on it.

Author: Treasury

Source: Mint 19/II.241, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00502

330.

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

331.

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

332.

Variant holograph draft of MINT00314 (II.172).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.162, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00317

333.

Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica. (Cambridge: 1713)

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica (Cambridge: 1713).

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00072

334.

Draft B of the 'Scholium Generale'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3965.12, ff. 359-360, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00058

335.

Note on the Leibniz Controversy

Author: Isaac Newton

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

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00289

336.

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

337.

'Considerations about the Coynage of Copper Moneys'.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.352, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00601

338.

Draft C of the 'Scholium Generale'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3965.12, ff. 361-362, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00059

339.

Draft D of the 'Scholium Generale'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3965.12, f. 363, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00060

340.

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

341.

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

342.

Draft E of the 'Scholium Generale'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3965.12, f. 365, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00061

343.

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

344.

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

345.

Draft A of the 'Scholium Generale'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3965.12, ff. 357-358, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00057

346.

Reply to his query about the permissible level of wastage in melting.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.181-2, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00452

347.

Response to John Pery's [Perry's] application to coin copper.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.306, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00605

348.

Reply to MINT00452 (I.181-2).

Author: Hercules Scott

Source: Mint 19/I.188, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00453

349.

Report on Robert Weddell's expense claim of £467.15s.2d. for prosecuting coinage offenders from May 1711 to Christmas 1712, which the Mint consider reasonable given his success rate.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.468, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00863

350.

Promises his vote for the presidency at next week's Royal Society election to Newton, whom he would make 'Perpetual Dictator' of the Society, and asking Newton how he should vote for the councillors and officers.

Author: John Chamberlayne

Source: Mint 19/II.334-5, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00893

351.

Response to MINT00454 (III.23-8).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.56, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00457

352.

Three partial holograph drafts similar to MINT00457 (III.56) but suggesting a compromise Newton has proposed to the Treasury, raising the Edinburgh Mint's allowance to £1,450 p.a.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.57, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00458

353.

Submits designs for reverses of half-guineas and sixpences.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.286, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00766

354.

Further to an oral enquiry, explains the hammer test of copper and gives a detailed account of the costs involved in coining.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.413, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00608

355.

Report on copper coinage.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.305, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00611

356.

Estimates the lowest possible cost of coining farthings as 1s.9 1/2 d. per pound weight. He and another mill owner, Essington, are considering putting in a joint tender.

Author: Charles Parry

Source: Mint 19/II.325, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00616

357.

An account of experimental coinage of halfpence from bars: the coins have proved substandard. Suspects tin has been added by the melter contrary to instructions. Repeats request for money to repair and equip the Irish Mint [see MINT00611 (II.305)].

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.311, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00617

358.

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

359.

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

360.

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

361.

Referral of the above.

Author: Treasury

Source: Mint 19/II.388, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00319

362.

Requests orders to draft new designs for coins as soon as the King's coat of arms has been decided on.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.276, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00758

363.

As requested, presents his six proposed mottoes, and descriptions of six proposed emblems, for the reverse of the Coronation Medal.

Author: Hopton Haynes

Source: Mint 19/III.309, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00760

364.

Report on copper coinage techniques.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.308, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00623

365.

Reply to a Treasury enquiry about copper coinage techniques.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.363, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00625

366.

Response to the petition of the former Edinburgh bullion clerk William Hamilton, referred by the Treasury to the London Mint.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.199, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00465

367.

Complaint about encroachments on Mint jurisdiction.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.407, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00823

368.

'An Account of the Tin remaining unsold in the Tower, in Holland, & at Hamburgh, Octob. 25. 1715', with an appended note, presumably to the Treasury, dated 26 October.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.541, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00734

369.

Variant draft of MINT00140 (I.325), with a table of income and expenditure over five years (1711-15).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.313-14, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00141

370.

Request for an increase in Mint funding.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.325, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00140

371.

Report on samples of ore sent to the Mint by Townshend for testing: it is rich in silver, but Newton does not know where it comes from.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.268, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00776

372.

Detailed technical instructions to be given to Brandshagen and Hamilton for inspecting the mine at Alva: they should be assisted by an Edinburgh Mint officer.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.231-2, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00780

373.

Passes on a report he has received about the vein of silver ore in Alva and gives advice on conducting the inspection.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.269, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00783

374.

Suggests various means by which Brandshagen and his party could save time and money in their investigation.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.260, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00786

375.

Complaint about encroachments on Mint property.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.433, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00825

376.

Table of gold and silver coined 1696-1717.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.263, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00579

377.

In response to a verbal order, a detailed account of Newton's proposed method of coining copper from rolled bars, the requisite staff and their respective duties.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.356, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00633

378.

Two holograph drafts of a report on Brandshagen's and the Hamiltons' expense claims, specifying which of the expenses Newton considers justified.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.261, 263, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00789

379.

Partial holograph draft of MINT00643 (II.319).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.336, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00646

380.

Recommend accepting Henry Hines' tender to supply copper.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.443, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00641

381.

Protest against preferential treatment for the Edinburgh Mint.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.372, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00467

382.

Warrant to lend Hines a cutter for use on copper bars.

Author: Treasury

Source: Mint 19/II.341, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00649

383.

Royal warrant to Newton to buy and coin copper in quantities fixed by the Treasury.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.425, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00651

384.

Table of coinage 1702-17, obviously connected and probably sent with MINT00575 (II.245).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.291-2, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00578

385.

Reply to an order for an account of gold and silver coined since Christmas 1702.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.245, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00575

386.

Conveys an order from the King to calculate the value of other English gold coins in proportion to the 21s. guinea, preparatory to the devaluation of the guinea from 21s.6d.

Author: Edward Northey Attorney General

Source: Mint 19/II.117-18, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00186

387.

High praise of MINT00322 (II.111-16) following its publication in the previous day's Daily Courant, though with certain reservations about the risk of a drain on gold reserves following the devaluation.

Author: M. M.

Source: Mint 19/II.121, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00335

388.

Opticks: Or, A Treatise of the Reflections, Refractions, Inflexions and Colours of Light. The Second Edition, with Additions (London: 1718)

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Opticks: Or, A Treatise of the Reflections, Refractions, Inflexions and Colours of Light. The Second Edition, with Additions (London: 1718).

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00043

389.

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

390.

Having heard that his sample has been approved, he submits his proposals for consideration by the Treasury and hopes in a few months to supply two tons of copper per week or something approaching it.

Author: William Wood

Source: Mint 19/II.459, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00657

391.

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

392.

Response to the criticisms made by Jones and Essington of the new copper issue.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.349, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00660

393.

Response to Lauderdale's request for an advance of £2,400 to the Edinburgh Mint.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.107-8, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00470

394.

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

395.

'Observations upon the state of the Coins of Gold and Silver'.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.124-5, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00336

396.

Response to a petition from copper suppliers Hines and Appleby [see MINT00643 (II.319)] referred to Newton by the Treasury.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.448, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00662

397.

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

398.

History of the smith's house since 1577 and of disputes between the Mint and the Ordnance Office as to which of them owns it.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.426, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00828

399.

Reply to MINT00874 (I.462-3).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.464, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00875

400.

Response to MINT00872 (I.495): Rotherham appears to be 'a trifler more fit to embroyle the coinage then to mend it'.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.494, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00873

401.

Referral of MINT00871 (I.486-7), with another copy of it.

Author: Charles Delafaye Undersecretary of State

Source: Mint 19/I.495, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00872

402.

Approves James Girard's bill for engraving seals.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.470, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00771

403.

Recommends the appointment of Robert Lowe as porter at £20 p.a. by a constitution instead of by a patent, which would cost the appointee too much.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.224, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00095

404.

Proposes £30 p.a. for senior engraver Croker to maintain [Francis] Beresford, who has completed his apprenticeship [see MINT00078 (I.165) and MINT00079 (I.155-6)].

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.151, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00096

405.

'To Sr. Isaac Newton Master and Worker of his Maj. Mint in ye Tower/ The Humble Memorial of Sam: Bull 2d. Engraver &c'.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.166, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00097

406.

In support of a protest by the Corporation of Moneyers against Wood's licence to coin [MINT00508 (II.460-61)].

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.464, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00509

407.

Excuses delays in presenting his accounts by his agent's failure to send him relevant documentation.

Author: Duke of Lauderdale

Source: Mint 19/III.200-201, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00476

408.

Following a protest by the Irish Parliament against Wood's licence to coin, asks Newton to send an expert to Bristol to examine his coins.

Author: Treasury

Source: Mint 19/II.458, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00511

409.

Detailed report on the trial at London of Wood's copper coinage for Ireland, which was found satisfactory, with an account of the amount of Wood's coinage up to 28 March 1724.

Author: Isaac Newton ; Edward Southwell Secretary of the Privy Council of Ireland ; John Scrope Treasury Secretary

Source: Mint 19/II.467, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00515

410.

Report on a comparison of Mint avoirdupois with Mint and Exchequer troy weights.

Author: Hopton Haynes

Source: Mint 19/I.134, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00887

411.

Detailed account of how all Brandshagen's legitimate claims were settled and refutation of the others. If he left any debts, his executors must pay them.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/III.245, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00798

412.

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

413.

Report on the assay and weighing of five new denominations of Portuguese gold coin and recommendation of the values they should pass at in Ireland.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.229, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00518

414.

Seven drafts of Newton's defence of the Chronology of Ancient Kingdoms

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 27, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00070

415.

Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica. (London: 1726)

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica (London: 1726).

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00073

416.

Report on gold from the West Indies brought to the Mint by the South Sea Company.

Author: Hopton Haynes

Source: Mint 19/I.108, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00584

417.

Proposes John Rollos, recently appointed royal engraver, to replace the late Samuel Bull as second engraver in the Mint.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.177, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00099

418.

The Chronology of Ancient Kingdoms Amended (London: 1728)

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, The Chronology of Ancient Kingdoms Amended (London: 1728).

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00183

419.

'General Scholium' from the Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy (1729)

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy, vol. 2 (London: 1729).

Newton Catalogue ID: NATP00056

420.

Observations upon the Prophecies of Daniel, and the Apocalypse of St. John (London: 1733)

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Isaac Newton, Observations upon the Prophecies of Daniel, and the Apocalypse of St. John (London: 1733).

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00193

421.

A Dissertation upon the Sacred Cubit of the Jews and the Cubits of the several Nations

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: John Greaves, Miscellaneous Works of Mr. John Greaves, Professor of Astronomy in the University of Oxford, vol. 2 (London: 1737), pp. 405-433.

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00276

422.

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

423.

'Epistola ad veros Hermetis discipulos continens claves sex principales Philosophiæ secretæ' (early 1690s).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 23, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00012

424.

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

Author: Isaac Newton

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

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00069

425.

'Causæ et initia naturalium' (notes on Jan Baptista van Helmont's Ortus medicinae (1667)).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 16, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00005

426.

Transcripts from two published alchemical tracts.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 43, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00032

427.

'Notanda Chymica' (late 1660s).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: NMAHRB Ms. 1028 B, Dibner Library, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., USA

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00080

428.

Memorandum by Newton (1696).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 26, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00015

429.

'The Epitome of the treasure of health written by Edwardus Generosus Anglicus innominatus who lived Anno Domini 1562'.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 22, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00011

430.

Notes on Biblical chronology

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Ms. 1029, The Babson College Grace K. Babson Collection of the Works of Sir Isaac Newton, Huntington Library, San Marino, California, USA

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00087

431.

Three apparently unrelated fragments (early-mid 1670s).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 58, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00047

432.

'Artephius his secret Book', followed by 'The Epistle of Iohn Pontanus, wherein he beareth witness of ye book of Artephius', c. 1,500 words, 3 pp. (c. 1670s).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 14, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00003

433.

Draft alchemical treatise or compilation.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: NMAHRB Ms. 1070 A, Dibner Library, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., USA

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00084

434.

'Several Questions concerning the Ph[ilosoph]ers St[one]'.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 44, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00033

435.

'Introductio. Continens Apocalypseos rationem generalem.'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 3, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00046

436.

'De Igne sophorum et materia quam calefacit'.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 38, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00062

437.

'Thesaurus Thesaurorum sive Medicina Aurea'.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 61, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00050

438.

'The Seven Chapters' (late 1680s-1690s) plus notes and an unrelated draft letter.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 27, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00016

439.

'Basil Valentine Currus Triumphalis Antimonij': notes and abstracts (c. 1667-8).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 64, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00053

440.

'Out of Cudworth' (early 1680s).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: fN563Z, William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, Los Angeles, California, USA

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00118

441.

Notes on early Church history and the moral superiority of the 'barbarians' to the Romans

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 39, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00076

442.

Miscellaneous extracts from and notes on various alchemical authors, in English.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 20, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00009

443.

'De secreto solu[tionum? (MS torn)]'.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 59, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00048

444.

'The Three Fires'.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 46, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00035

445.

Notes on the preparation of 'philosophical mercury' by fermentation and 'ye mediation of Diana's Doves', on the preparation of 'menstrua', etc.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 34, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00023

446.

'Experimenta Raymundi', 6 pp.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 47, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00036

447.

Incomplete draft treatise on the sequence of operations to be effected in transmutation.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 40, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00029

448.

'Pearce the black Monck upon ye Elixir': an alchemical verse allegory, 226 lines.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 42, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00031

449.

A similar composition to Keynes Ms. 40, covering the first six 'operations' (but the fourth is missing). In Latin apart from some citations from George Ripley in English verse in the last two sections.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 41, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00030

450.

Miscellaneous notes and extracts on the Temple, the Fathers, prophecy, Church history, doctrinal issues, etc.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 14, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00057

451.

Miscellaneous theological extracts and notes

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 13, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00056

452.

Three related sets of notes (late 1680s-90s).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: NMAHRB Ms. 1032 B, Dibner Library, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., USA

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00082

453.

Two accounts of alchemical operations (1690s?).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: NMAHRB Ms. 1041 B, Dibner Library, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., USA

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00083

454.

Notebook (early 1690s), containing alchemical notes from a wide range of sources.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 38, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00027

455.

Two alchemical treatises (one incomplete; after 1686) and a collection of short extracts from various alchemical sources.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 48, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00037

456.

'Practica Mariæ Prophetissæ in Artem Alchemicam' (early 1690s).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 45, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00034

457.

Two unrelated tracts in the same hand (not Newton's)

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 91, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00057

458.

Notebook containing abstracts and notes drawn from various alchemical works.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: NMAHRB Ms. 1023 B, Dibner Library, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., USA

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00078

459.

'Ripley expounded', 12 pp.; and 'Notes upon Ripley,' in English, c. 1,500 words, 7 pp.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 54, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00043

460.

Miscellaneous alchemical notes and recipes

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: QD14.N498, Chemical Heritage Foundation, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00202

461.

Two sets of notes.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 12, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00001

462.

Fair copies of the 'Short Chronicle' and 'Chronology of Ancient Kingdoms Amended'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MS Add. 3988, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00090

463.

'Collectiones ex Novo Lumine Chymico quæ ad Praxin spectant', 6 pp., and 'Arcanum Hermeticæ Philosophiæ Opus', 3 pp. (early 1669?).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 19, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00008

464.

Three alchemical verse extracts, in English.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 37, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00026

465.

Notes on various alchemical texts (early 1680s?).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 35, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00024

466.

'Ex Marci Maximi Cæsaraugustani in Hispanijs Episcopi Chronico'

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: R.16.38. 438A, Trinity College Library, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00102

467.

Incomplete abstract of Yworth's 'Processus Mysterii Magni Philosophicus' condensed into five chapters (c. early 1690s).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 66, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00055

468.

Holograph notes on the output and costs of various individual operations (e.g. pressing, stamping, milling) at the Mint.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.418-19, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: MINT00890

469.

'The Regimen' (early 1680s).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 49, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00038

470.

'The method of ye work': a commentary on [A.T. Limojon, Sieur de] Didier's 'Six Keys' (early 1690s?).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 21, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00010

471.

Three alchemical excerpts (1668/9).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 36, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00025

472.

Fragmentary notes on Church history

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: M132/2/10, Stanford University Library, Stanford, California, USA

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00108

473.

'Out of La Lumiere sortant des Tenebres' and 'Out of the Commentator on La Lumiere sortant de Tenebris [sic]' (c. 1687-92), incomplete.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 30, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00061

474.

Treatise on Church history with particular reference to the Arian controversy

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Yahuda Ms. 19, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00062

475.

Chemical notes, partly in another hand.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: NMAHRB Ms. 1007 B, Dibner Library, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., USA

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00077

476.

Alchemical notes (probably before 18 May 1669), drawn largely if not entirely from Michael Maier's Symbola Aureæ Mensæ duodecim nationum (Frankfurt, 1617: H1048).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 29, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00018

477.

Notes on Sendivogius (c. 1685-90).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 55, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00044

478.

Notes on and excerpts from George Ripley's 'Clavis Aureæ Portæ', 'Medulla Alchimiæ', and 'Pupilla Alchemiæ'.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 17, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00006

479.

'Liber Mercurioum [sic: leg. 'Mercuriorum'] Corporum' (1668-75).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 31, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00020

480.

Abstracts of five works by Michael Maier (early 1690s).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 32, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00021

481.

'Anno 1656. Serenissimi Principis Frederici Ducis Holsatiæ et Sleswici &c. communicatione sequens epistola me sibi vendicat, inaudita memorans. Veni et vide'.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 24, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00013

482.

Short extracts from an assortment of alchemical writers (early to mid-1670s).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 25, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00014

483.

Notebook containing little but headings ('De Sale'; 'Solutio'; 'Conjunctio et Liquefactio'; 'Imbibitio & Calcinatio', etc.), with gaps for entries left blank apart from a few perfunctory notes in Latin.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Ms. Var. 260, National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00064

484.

Fragment on Church history, drawn mainly from the Annales of Baronius

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Ms. 704, The Babson College Grace K. Babson Collection of the Works of Sir Isaac Newton, Huntington Library, San Marino, California, USA

Newton Catalogue ID: THEM00084

485.

Notes on various (al)chemical processes (separations, processions, sublimations, distillations, etc.).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 57, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00046

486.

'The Work of an old Priest, viz: B.' and other alchemical recipes (late 1660s).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 62, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00051

487.

Notes and abstracts 'Ex Fabri Hydrographo Spagyrico' (f. 1r) and 'Ex Palladio Spagyrico' (f. 2r), with page references (1690s?).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: NMAHRB Ms. 1024 B, Dibner Library, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., USA

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00079

488.

'Sententiæ luciferæ et Conclusiones notabiles' (1696-8?).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 56, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00045

489.

Translation and transcription of the Tabula Smaragdina of 'Hermes Trismegistus', with notes (early 1680s-1690s).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 28, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00017

490.

Excerpts from Jodocus a Rhe [Johannes Rhenanus], with transcripts of letters to Dr. John Twysden [Twisden] from 'A.C. [leg. A.O.?] Faber' and notes on a work by Faber. In Latin.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 50, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00039

491.

'Observations of ye matter in ye Glass. Authore Anonymo' (mid-1670s).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 39, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00028

492.

'Manna': transcript (1675?) of an anonymous alchemical treatise, in another hand with additions and notes by Newton.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 33, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00022

493.

Four alchemical verse allegories, in English.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 15, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00004

494.

'Clavis': detailed directions for a lengthy alchemical operation beginning with the digestion of antimony, iron and sulphur.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 18, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00007

495.

Notes on the works of George Ripley [from a manuscript version of 'Eirenæus Philalethes'' Ripley Reviv'd (1678)] (late 1660s/ early 1670s).

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 51, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00040

496.

'Tabula Smaragdina' and 'Hieroglyphica Planetarum'.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Keynes Ms. 60, King's College, Cambridge, UK

Newton Catalogue ID: ALCH00049

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