Biographical Materials about Newton (1800-1899)

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1.

Life of Sir Isaac Newton

Author: J. B. Biot

Source: J. B. Biot,trans. H. Elphinstone in Lives of Eminent Persons (London: 1833).

Newton Catalogue ID: OTHE00089

2.

Reviews of Three French and English Biographies of Newton

Author: Thomas Galloway

Source: Thomas Galloway, Foreign Quarterly Review, No. 12 (1833), pp. 1-27.

Newton Catalogue ID: OTHE00090

3.

Life and Observations of Flamsteed — Newton, Halley, and Flamsteed

Author: Thomas Galloway

Source: Thomas Galloway, Edinburgh Review, No. 62 (1836), pp. 359-97.

Newton Catalogue ID: OTHE00091

4.

Newton and Flamsteed. Remarks on an Article in Number CIX. of the Quarterly Review

Author: William Whewell

Source: William Whewell, Newton and Flamsteed. Remarks on an Article in Number CIX. of the Quarterly Review (Cambridge and London: 1836).

Newton Catalogue ID: OTHE00092

5.

Encyclopaedia Britannica entry on Newton

Author: David Brewster

Source: David Brewster, Encyclopaedia Britannica 7th ed. (1842), pp. 175-181.

Newton Catalogue ID: OTHE00010

6.

Newton

Author: Augustus De Morgan

Source: Augustus De Morgan, Cabinet Portrait Gallery of British Worthies, No. 11 (London: 1846), pp. 78-117.

Newton Catalogue ID: OTHE00093

7.

Memoirs of the Life, Writings, and Discoveries of Sir Isaac Newton. Vol. 1 (Edinburgh: 1855)

Author: David Brewster

Source: David Brewster, Memoirs of the Life, Writings, and Discoveries of Sir Isaac Newton, vol. 1 (Edinburgh: 1855).

Newton Catalogue ID: OTHE00015

8.

Memoirs of the Life, Writings, and Discoveries of Sir Isaac Newton. Vol. 2 (Edinburgh: 1855)

Author: David Brewster

Source: David Brewster, Memoirs of the Life, Writings, and Discoveries of Sir Isaac Newton, vol. 2 (Edinburgh: 1855).

Newton Catalogue ID: OTHE00073

9.

'Review of Sir David Brewster's Life of Newton'

Author: Augustus De Morgan

Source: Augustus De Morgan, North British Review, No. 23 (1855), pp. 307-38.

Newton Catalogue ID: OTHE00094

10.

Review of the 'Memoirs of Isaac Newton'

Author: Unknown

Source: Unknown, The Times (21 September 1855), pp. 8e-9a.

Newton Catalogue ID: OTHE00095

11.

Review of recent books on Newton

Author: Baden Powell

Source: Baden Powell, The Edinburgh Review (1856), pp. 499-534.

Newton Catalogue ID: OTHE00011

12.

Newton: His Friend: and His Niece

Author: Augustus De Morgan

Source: Augustus De Morgan, Newton: His Friend: and His Niece (London: 1885).

Newton Catalogue ID: OTHE00096

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