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Brewster, David 1781-1868

Overview
Works: 555 works in 1,603 publications in 2 languages and 14,784 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Periodicals  Juvenile works  Textbooks  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Encyclopedias  Conference proceedings  Portraits 
Roles: Editor, Translator, Correspondent, Other, Author of introduction, Arranger, Honoree, Publishing director, Illustrator
Classifications: QC16.N7, 530
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A treatise on optics by David Brewster ( Book )
77 editions published between 1831 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Memoirs of the life, writings and discoveries of Sir Isaac Newton by David Brewster ( Book )
46 editions published between 1855 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters on natural magic addressed to Sir Walter Scott, Bart. by David Brewster ( Book )
92 editions published between 1832 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The stereoscope; its history, theory, and construction by David Brewster ( Book )
30 editions published between 1856 and 2006 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of Sir Isaac Newton by David Brewster ( Book )
70 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The martyrs of science, or, The lives of Galileo, Tycho Brahe, and Kepler by David Brewster ( Book )
68 editions published between 1840 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ferguson's lectures on select subjects in mechanics, hydrostatics, hydraulics, pneumatics, optics, geography, astronomy, and dialing by James Ferguson ( Book )
32 editions published between 1805 and 1973 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More worlds than one the creed of the philosopher and the hope of the Christian by David Brewster ( Book )
64 editions published between 1854 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Edinburgh encyclopaedia by David Brewster ( Book )
62 editions published between 1813 and 1999 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elements of geometry and trigonometry; with notes by A. M Legendre ( Book )
33 editions published between 1824 and 1861 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ferguson's astronomy explained upon Sir Isaac Newton's Principles with notes and supplementary chapters by James Ferguson ( Book )
11 editions published between 1811 and 1817 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A treatise on new philosophical instruments for various purposes in the arts and sciences with experiments on light and colours by David Brewster ( )
20 editions published between 1813 and 1971 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The kaleidoscope, its history, theory and construction with its application to the fine and useful arts by David Brewster ( )
15 editions published between 1858 and 1987 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brewster and Wheatstone on vision by David Brewster ( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Edinburgh philosophical journal by Royal Society of Edinburgh ( )
in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains the proceedings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, the Wernerian Natural History Society, etc
Letters of Euler on different subjects in natural philosophy by Leonhard Euler ( Book )
25 editions published between 1833 and 1975 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A treatise on the microscope forming the article under that head in the seventh edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica by David Brewster ( )
9 editions published between 1837 and 1980 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A system of mechanical philosophy by John Robison ( Book )
16 editions published between 1822 and 2014 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Address by David Brewster ( )
5 editions published between 1850 and 1980 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A treatise on magnetism forming the article under that head in the seventh edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica by David Brewster ( Book )
12 editions published between 1837 and 1971 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Brewster, David 1781-1868 Sir
Brewster, David Sir
Brewster, David, Sir, 1781-1868
Brewster, Sir David
David Brewster
Languages
English (737)
Italian (1)
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