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Brewster, David 1781-1868

Overview
Works: 546 works in 1,559 publications in 1 language and 10,876 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Periodicals  Conference proceedings  Textbooks  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Juvenile works  Portraits 
Roles: Editor, Translator, Honoree, Correspondent, Author of introduction, Other, Publishing director, Arranger, Illustrator
Classifications: QC16.N7, 530
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Memoirs of the life, writings and discoveries of Sir Isaac Newton by David Brewster ( Book )
47 editions published between 1855 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A treatise on optics by David Brewster ( Book )
72 editions published between 1831 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of Sir Isaac Newton by David Brewster ( Book )
68 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters on natural magic addressed to Sir Walter Scott, Bart. by David Brewster ( Book )
89 editions published between 1832 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The stereoscope; its history, theory, and construction by David Brewster ( Book )
29 editions published between 1856 and 2006 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ferguson's lectures on select subjects in mechanics, hydrostatics, hydraulics, pneumatics, optics, geography, astronomy, and dialing by James Ferguson ( Book )
29 editions published between 1805 and 1973 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elements of geometry by A. M Legendre ( Book )
41 editions published between 1824 and 1861 in English and held by 359 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 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The martyrs of science; or, The lives of Galileo, Tycho Brahe, and Kepler by David Brewster ( Book )
66 editions published between 1840 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Edinburgh encyclopaedia by David Brewster ( Book )
44 editions published between 1813 and 1832 in English and held by 271 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 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains the proceedings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, the Wernerian Natural History Society, etc
A system of mechanical philosophy by John Robison ( Book )
15 editions published between 1822 and 1971 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ferguson's Astronomy, explained upon Sir Isaac Newton's Principles by James Ferguson ( Book )
11 editions published between 1811 and 1817 in English and held by 170 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 )
20 editions published between 1813 and 1971 in English and held by 170 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 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters of Euler on different subjects in natural philosophy : addressed to a German princess : with notes and a life of Euler by Leonhard Euler ( Book )
10 editions published between 1833 and 1858 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The kaleidoscope, its history, theory and construction with its application to the fine and useful arts by David Brewster ( Book )
14 editions published between 1858 and 1987 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Parker & Delaplaine's American edition of the new Edinburgh encyclopaedia ( Book )
4 editions published in 1813 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Plates illustrating a new edition of Ferguson Lectures on mechanics, hydrostatics, hydraulics, pneumatics, optics, geography, astronomy, and dialling ( Book )
4 editions published in 1806 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Brewster, David, Sir
Brewster, David, Sir, 1781-1868
Brewster, Sir David
David Brewster
Languages
English (688)
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