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Newton, Isaac 1642-1727

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Works: 3,694 works in 9,636 publications in 19 languages and 195,644 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Records and correspondence  Chronology  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Subject Headings: Physicists 
Roles: Author, Editor, Dedicatee, Other, Honoree, Artist, Composer, Illustrator, Contributor, Creator, Attributed name, Correspondent, Bibliographic antecedent, Translator
Classifications: QC16.N7, B
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Publications about Isaac Newton
Publications by Isaac Newton
Publications by Isaac Newton, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Isaac Newton
Mathematical principles of natural philosophy ; and, Optics by Isaac Newton( Book )
155 editions published between 1729 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 4,126 libraries worldwide
Optics. By Sir Isaac Newton. Treatise on light, by Christiaan Huygens
Sir Isaac Newton's Mathematical principles of natural philosophy and his System of the world : translated into English by Andrew Motte in 1729 by Isaac Newton( Book )
230 editions published between 1756 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 3,734 libraries worldwide
Presents Newton's unifying idea of gravitation and explains how he converted physics from a science of explanation into a general mathematical system
Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica by Isaac Newton( Book )
339 editions published between 1 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 3,086 libraries worldwide
Opticks; or, A treatise of the reflections, refractions, inflections & colours of light. Based on the 4th ed., London, 1730 by Isaac Newton( Book )
63 editions published between 1952 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,672 libraries worldwide
One of the most readable of all the great classics of physical science, Opticks presents a comprehensive survey of 18th-century knowledge of light. Newton describes his experiments with spectroscopy, colors, lenses, reflection, refraction, and more, in language lay readers can easily follow
Arithmétique universelle by Isaac Newton( file )
168 editions published between 1707 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 1,384 libraries worldwide
Isaac Newton's papers & letters on natural philosophy and related documents by Isaac Newton( Book )
23 editions published between 1958 and 1996 in English and held by 1,110 libraries worldwide
Biographical note: CohenI. Bernard: I. Bernard Cohen, Victor S. Thomas Professor of the History of Science, Emeritus, at Harvard University, is one of the founders of the modern study of the history of science
Newton's philosophy of nature: selections from his writings by Isaac Newton( Book )
27 editions published between 1953 and 2005 in English and held by 1,011 libraries worldwide
Aside from the Principia and occasional appearances of the Opticks, Newton' writings have remained largely inaccessible to students of philosophy, science, and literature as well as to other readers. This book provides a remedy with wide representation of the interests, problems, and diverse philosophic issues that preoccupied the greatest scientific mind of the seventeenth century. Grouped in sections corresponding to methods, principles, and theological considerations, these selections feature explanatory notes and cross-references to related essays
The mathematical papers of Isaac Newton by Isaac Newton( Book )
36 editions published between 1967 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 978 libraries worldwide
The aim of this collection is to present the surviving papers of Isaac Newton's scientific writings, along with sufficient commentary to clarify the particularity of seventeenth-century idiom and to illuminate the contemporary significance of the text discussed
Prefaces and prologues to famous books, with introductions, notes and illustrations by Charles William Eliot( Book )
19 editions published between 1909 and 2004 in English and held by 961 libraries worldwide
Prefaces, mainly from English works, from Caxton to H.A. Taine
The chronology of ancient kingdoms amended : to which is prefix'd, a short chronicle from the first memory of things in Europe, to the conquest of Persia by Alexander the Great by Isaac Newton( file )
85 editions published between 1708 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 848 libraries worldwide
Unpublished scientific papers of Isaac Newton; a selection from the Portsmouth collection in the University Library, Cambridge by Isaac Newton( Book )
30 editions published between 1962 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 833 libraries worldwide
A treatise of the system of the world by Isaac Newton( Book )
52 editions published between 1728 and 2013 in English and Latin and held by 809 libraries worldwide
The Leibniz-Clarke correspondence : together with extracts from Newton's Principia and Opticks by Samuel Clarke( Book )
21 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in English and held by 761 libraries worldwide
In 1715 the German philosopher Leibniz warned his friend the Princess of Wales of the dangers posed to religion by Newton's ideas. This book presents extracts from Leibniz's letters to Newtonian scientist Samuel Clarke
The first three sections of Newton's Principia with copious notes and illustrations, and a great variety of deductions and problems by Isaac Newton( file )
22 editions published between 1821 and 1871 in English and held by 699 libraries worldwide
The Principia by Isaac Newton( Book )
18 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 496 libraries worldwide
Newton's Principia: The Central Argument makes the great adventure of Principia available not only to modern scholars of history of science, but also to non-specialist undergraduate students of humanities. It moves carefully from Newton's definitions and axioms through the essential propositions, as Newton himself identified them, to the establishment of universal gravitation and elliptical orbits. The guidebook unfolds what is implicit in Newton's words as he himself would have filled in the steps and completes the argument in ways that are authentic and not anachronistic, exactly following Newton's thinking rather than substituting tools of modern calculus or the formulations of modern physics. It is Newton in his own terms, allowing students to reconstruct Newton's propositions authentically. It is not a commentary or a presentation of Newton's propositions as they might appear in a modern textbook. Rather, this guidebook unfolds what is implicit in Newton's words as he would have filled in the steps, while completing the argument in ways that are not anachronistic. Newton's Principia: The Central Argument presents Newton's original text (the selections newly translated for this edition), offers notes and questions for pondering, and then expands Newton's sketched proofs step by step. Following his original proofs exactly eliminates the common confusions and misinterpretations of what Newton assumed and what he proved in the course of the development of his great work. Densmore's painstaking reconstruction of Newton's original thought processes makes this work a significant contribution to Newtonian scholarship. Most works of Newtonian scholarship from his time through the present have bypassed the difficulty of true reconstruction by translating Newton's proofs into algebra and modern calculus. This misses the essence of Newton's masterpiece (he deliberately chose not to use algebra or calculus) and sometimes leads to outright mistakes. Readers and scholars who want to know what Newton really said, as opposed to how one might prove the same things in a different way, will find the full proofs nowhere else.--from publisher description
Opticks or, a treatise of the reflexions, refractions, inflexions and colours of light. Also two treatises of the species and magnitude of curvilinear figures by Isaac Newton( Book )
44 editions published between 1704 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 484 libraries worldwide
Mathematical works by Isaac Newton( Book )
5 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 484 libraries worldwide
Newton's Principia. The mathematical principles of natural philosophy by Isaac Newton( Book )
10 editions published between 1846 and 2008 in English and held by 455 libraries worldwide
Philosophical writings by Isaac Newton( Book )
18 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 432 libraries worldwide
Sir Isaac Newton left a voluminous legacy of writings. However, his correspondence, manuscripts & publications in natural philosophy remain scattered throughout many disparate editions. In this volume, Newton's principle philosophical writings are for the first time collected in a single place
 
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N'juton, Izaak.
N'ûton, I.
N'ûton, Is.
N'ûton, Isaak.
Ņūtons, Aizeks, 1642-1727
Ņūtons, Īzaks, 1642-1727
Nyuṭon, Ayzaḳ
Nyuṭon, Ayzaḳ, 1642-1727
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Nyuton, Ayzik 1643-1727
Sir Isaac Newton
Ньютон, И., 1642-1727
Ньютон, Исаак, 1642-1727
Ньютонъ, Ис.
Ньютонъ, Исаак.
ניוטאן, איזיק, 1643-1727
ניוטאן, אייזאק
ניוטאן, אייזאק, 1642־1727
ניוטון, איזיק
ניוטון, איזיק, 1643-1727
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ניוטון, אייזק
ניוטון, יצחק
اسحاق نيوتن،
إسحاق نيوتن، 1642-1727
نيوتن، اسحاق،
نيوتن، إسحق، 1642-1727
ニュートン, アイザク
ニュートン, アイザック
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牛頓 1642-1727
牛頓, 伊萨克, 1642-1727
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