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Brewster, David 1781-1868

Overview
Works: 653 works in 1,712 publications in 3 languages and 16,557 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Periodicals  History  Fiction  Conference papers and proceedings  Handbooks and manuals  Textbooks  Portraits 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Honoree, Correspondent, Author of introduction, Other, Publishing director, Arranger
Classifications: QC16.N7, 530.0924
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Most widely held works by David Brewster
A treatise on optics by David Brewster( Book )

76 editions published between 1831 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of the life, writings and discoveries of Sir Isaac Newton by David Brewster( Book )

44 editions published between 1855 and 2013 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters on natural magic, addressed to Sir Walter Scott, Bart. by David Brewster( Book )

113 editions published between 1832 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This fascinating volume is a collection of letters on the subject of magic and science in ancient governments
The life of Sir Isaac Newton by David Brewster( Book )

67 editions published between 1829 and 2013 in English and French and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stereoscope : its history, theory, and construction : with its application to the fine and useful arts and to education by David Brewster( Book )

20 editions published between 1856 and 2012 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elements of geometry by Charles Davies( Book )

43 editions published between 1824 and 1861 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donacion de Libardo Lopez a la Universidad de Antioquia
The stereoscope; its history, theory, and construction by David Brewster( Book )

7 editions published between 1856 and 2006 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More worlds than one the creed of the philosopher and the hope of the Christian by David Brewster( Book )

68 editions published between 1854 and 2012 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The martyrs of science; or, The lives of Galileo, Tycho Brahe, and Kepler by David Brewster( Book )

64 editions published between 1840 and 2013 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Edinburgh philosophical journal by Royal Society of Edinburgh( )

in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the proceedings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, the Wernerian Natural History Society, etc
Brewster and Wheatstone on vision by David Brewster( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Edinburgh encyclopaedia by Edinburgh Encyclopedia( Book )

18 editions published between 1813 and 1832 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A system of mechanical philosophy by John Robison( Book )

10 editions published in 1822 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The heart's grown brutal by David Brewster( Book )

6 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 153 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 )

15 editions published between 1837 and 1971 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The kaleidoscope, its history, theory and construction with its application to the fine and useful arts by David Brewster( Book )

18 editions published between 1858 and 1987 in English and held by 107 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( Book )

15 editions published between 1813 and 1971 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treatise on the microscope, forming the article under that head in the seventh edition of the Encyclopaedia britannica by David Brewster( Book )

10 editions published between 1837 and 1980 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Address by David Brewster( Book )

5 editions published between 1850 and 1980 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuel d'optique : ou traité complet et simplifié de cette science by David Brewster( Book )

9 editions published in 1833 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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More worlds than one the creed of the philosopher and the hope of the Christian
Alternative Names
Brewster, David 1781-1868 Sir

Brewster, David seras

Brewster, David Sir

Brewster, David, Sir, 1781-1868

Brewster, Sir David

David Brewster

David Brewster Brits natuurkundige

David Brewster fisico e inventore scozzese

David Brewster schottischer Physiker, Erfinder des Kaleidoskops

David Brewster skót fizikus, matematikus

Девід Брюстер

Дейвид Брюстер

Дэвид Брюстер

Дэвид Брюстер британский астроном и математик

דייוויד ברוסטר

ديفيد بروستر

دیوید بروستر

டேவிட் புரூஸ்டர்

დეივიდ ბრიუსტერი

ディヴィッド・ブリュースター

大卫·布儒斯特

Languages
English (640)

French (21)

German (8)

Covers
The martyrs of science; or, The lives of Galileo, Tycho Brahe, and KeplerThe home life of Sir David Brewster