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Isaac Newton, 1642-1727,

Author: J W N Sullivan; Charles Singer
Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company, 1938.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"I have long been impressed by the fact that Isaac Newton, besides being the greatest of scientific geniuses, was also one of the most singular and fascinating characters of which we have any record. This Life of Isaac Newton is an attempt to exemplify this point of view. The conception of Newton here worked out was first published by me in the Isaac Newton bi-centenary article which appeared in the Times Literary  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Sullivan, J.W.N. (John William Navin), 1886-1937.
Isaac Newton, 1642-1727.
New York, Macmillan Co., 1938
(OCoLC)594863716
Named Person: Isaac Newton; Isaac Newton, Sir.; Isaac Newton
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J W N Sullivan; Charles Singer
OCLC Number: 11397723
Description: xx, 275 pages 22 cm
Responsibility: by J.W.N. Sullivan; with a memoir of the author by Charles Singer.

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"I have long been impressed by the fact that Isaac Newton, besides being the greatest of scientific geniuses, was also one of the most singular and fascinating characters of which we have any record. This Life of Isaac Newton is an attempt to exemplify this point of view. The conception of Newton here worked out was first published by me in the Isaac Newton bi-centenary article which appeared in the Times Literary Supplement in 1927"--Prefatory note.

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