Supplementary List

of Sir Isaac Newton's Books

(See the main catalogue page for an overview of Villamil's lists of Newton's books.)

This supplementary list of volumes is taken from the list of Sir Isaac Newton's books as purchased by Mr. John Huggins from Sir Isaac Newton's administrators. The list is in manuscript and can be seen in the British Museum. It consists of the volumes starred in Dr James Musgrave's Catalogue, immediately preceding this list, and includes, in addition, the following volumes. In it will be noticed the entries ``Three dozen of small chymical books,'' ``Dozen of Wast 8° and 12°,'' and Above one hundred weight of Pamphlets and Wast books.'' The spelling of the manuscript has been followed.

It is perhaps legitimate to assume that some at any rate of these pamphlets were sorted out bound and catalogued by Charles Huggins. This would explain the appearance in his catalogue of a number of volumes which from their nature it would seem likely belonged to Sir Isaac Newton, but which do not appear under their titles in the British Museum list.

As to entries of volumes in the list of Newton books purchased by Mr. Huggins, but which do not appear in his catalogue, the fact is all that can be stated. The list is added here partly for the sake of completeness and partly because it enumerates volumes which once belonged to Sir Isaac Newton, any one of which might appear in the market. Unless such a volume had an unimpeachable history it would be a mere matter of surmise as to whether or not it ever belonged to Newton, for obviously it would not have the Chinnor press-mark.

Abrege des Observations sur la Comete, 1680, 1681 -
Academie des Sciences, Reglement ordonné par le Roy pour 1699
Academie des Sciences (see Memoires) -
Acts of Parliament -
Adonis (Viennensis Archiepiscopus) Chronicorum 1568
Aemilius Probus 1673
Apol. Rodii lib IV cum annot H Steph Graece H. Steph. 1574
Art Chimique, Parfait Exemplaire de l' 1620

Balth: Lydii Waldensis 1616
Barrow, see Euclid -
Barrow Lectiones Geometricae 1667
Barrow Lectiones Optice XVIII 1667
Bentley against Boyle 1699
Berlii Geographia vetus 1619
Bernard de Montfaucon Diarium Italicum 1702
Bible with apocryphal Services and Psalms Camb. 1683
Bible, Hebrew, caret Titulo -
Bibliotheque Ancienne et Moderne, some numbers -
Bibliotheque Choisie, Nouvelle, . . . 2 tom. 1714
Borellus Theorica Mediceorum Planetarum -
Boyle, Lettres de, 3 tom. 1714
Boyle's Medicina Hydrostatica 1676
Boyle's Natural Philosophy 2 Tomes 1664
Boyle's Physical Experiments and Observations 1671
Brachesschi Alchemia -
Brandl's Reformation 1st Vol. Sound -
Brerewood Enquiries 1674
Brissonius de Reg. Persarum, Lib. 3 1595
Brown's Accomptants' Best Companion bd in blew Turkey 1717
Burnet de Fide et Officiis Christianorum ch Mag Cor Tur fol Deaur 1722
Busby's Greek Grammar 1663

Cambridge Concordance 1672
Caroli a S Paulo Opus Geographia Sacra cum notis 1713
Chamberlayne, Johan, Oratio Dominica in Diversas Linguas 1715
Cheyne's Fluxiones 1703
Chronologie des Estates Generaux 1605
Ciceronis Epistolae cum notis 1st Ed 1505
Clarke's Three Essayes 1710
Clarke, John, of Moral Evil 1728
Clemens Romanus de Constitutionibus Apostol. 1564
Clementis ad Corinth Epist Gr Lat 1633
Clerici Comment in Libros Historicos 1708
Cockburn of Loosenesses -
Commerce des Anciennes 1715
Commerce des Hollandais 1717
Congeries Chemiae Paracelsiae Dornaei 1581
Connaissance des Temps pour l'ann. 1714 etc, a sort of almanach -
Cornelius Nepos, English 1713
Cossandri, Leon, Antiq. Philosoph Lib VI 1694
Cumberland's Lanchonialtos Phoenician History 1729

Dallaeus de Cultu Relig. Object: Tradition Geneva 1664
Daniel (R) Septuaginta cum Apocryph. et Nov. Test. Graece 1693
Davie's Athenae Britannicae, Vols 1, 2 & 3 1716
Dionysii Pelavi Opus de Theolog: Dogmatibus 3 Tom 1700
Discours Philosophique de l'Art et de la Nature 1675
Discourse of Local Motion 1670
Discourses on the Judicial Authority of the Master of the Rolls 1727
Dissertion sur l'Antimoine 1682
Du Chesne Medecine Metalliq et minerals 1648

Eclaircissements sur l'Analyse des Infiniment Petits par Mr Varignon 1725
Edwardi Luidii Ichnographia 1697
Enarratio Trinin Gebri Medicinarum, London 1678
England State of 1700
Enquiry into the War with Spain 1712
Etymologicon parvum 1684
Euclid Barrow cum data 1655
Euclid Barrow cum data 1678

Fausti Socini Defensio animadversionium 1618
Fires Improvd by Mr Ganger 1715
Fulton on the Classics 1713

Gale Apollodorus 1675
Geber's Works 1678
Gibbon Introduct: ad Latinam Blazoniam 1682
Gobert's Merchants' Map of Commerce 1700
Grabii Septuaginta Vols 1 & 4 in quires -
Gravesaand ad Philos Newtonian, 2 Tom 1721
Gravesaand Mathesios Univers Elementa 1727
Gravesaand Supplement Physicum 1725
Green's Natural Philosophy 1712
Gregorii Geometriae Pars Universal. Inserviens -
Gregoris Turnici Historia Francior. Lib 10 1568
Grounds and Reason of the Christian Religion 1724

Hardwin J., Chronologia ex Nummis Antiquis restituta 1693
Heble's Statutes 2 Vols. 1695
Henningi Marci de Regno China -
Henrici Sulbengre Thesaurus Antiq Roman 2 Vol 1716
Hirrup's Use of the Quadrant, London 1665
Histoire de renouvellement de l'Academie des Sciences en 1699 2 tom 1617
History of France, Secret, 1714
Hollandi Opera Mineralia 1600
Houghton Rara Avis in Serris -
Hudibras with Cutts 1716
Husband's Collections 1643
Hypothesis Physica Nova 1651

Indian Conferences between Danish Missionaries 1719
Interpretatio antiqua ac Perutilis in Apoll Rhodii Argonaut Graece 1541
Itinerarium Provinciarum Antonius Angrosti Luga Vincent -

Jones Synopsis Palinarcorum Mathesios 1706

Keill Lectiones Physicae 1702
Kennedy Ophthalmographia 1715
King's Primitive Church 1692

Lampier's Voyage 1725
Langii Nic. methodus Testacea Marina 1702
Laurent Rhodomanni Palestinae Lib IX Gr Lat -
Le Neptune François ou Atlas Nouveau des cartes Marines par Père eb cassius 1693
Le Mort, J, Chimia et Pharmacia 1696
Leo's History of Africa 1690
Lister Exercitationes Medicinales 1694
Lock of Coin Compleat 1692
Lock's First and 2nd Letters to Stillingfleet 1697
Lock's Third Letter to Stillingfleet -
Lock's Second and Third Letter of Toleration 1692
Lock's Posthumous Pieces -
Lowndes Corn 1675
Lumiere Chimique (Nouvelle) 1671
Lullius Codicillus sive Vade Mecum 1563

Macke's Voyages 1699
Maier Viatorium Planetarum 1651
Malebranche de la Recherche de la Verité 1712
Medulla Historia Anglicana 1687
Memoires de l'Academie des Sciences (Suite) 1720
Mercator, Nic., Logarithma Technia 1668
Modest Plea for Scripture Notion of the Family 1717
Montani Novum Test. Graecum 1627
Mich: Ang: Ricii Exercit: Geomet: 1668
Morden's Geographia 1693
Moore, of Fortifications 1689
Moore, Sir Jonas, Mathematicks Vol 2 1681
Morfesson, Petri, Comment in Epistolas ex Crellio Racon 1636
Morgan J. Bapt. Adversaria Anatomica omnia 1719
Muschenbroeck, Pet., Van Ebdomia Element Physica Mathematicorum 1726

Newton's Algebra by Raphson and Curon 1780
Newton Optics 1721
Newton Optics Latine by Clarke 1719
Newton Optics Latine by Clarke 1706
Newtonia Principia 1723
Newtonia Principia 1687
Newtonia Principia cor Turc 1722
Norwood's Trigonometry 1688
Novem Fabulae, Melanograph ex Titiano ae Amoribus Deorum Joan Smith -
Novum Testamentum cum variis lectionibus 1675
Nossius de Idolatria 1641

Pasoris Lexicon 1650
Pearson's Opera posthuma 1688
Phillips Dissertatio de Atheismo 1716
Philosoph Transactions for Jan Feb Mar. Lat Red Abr de Moivre 1711
Philosophie Chimiq 1626
Pindar Gr Lat Stephan 1560
Pocock on Hosea 1685
Polenus, Joan, de Motu Aquae Mixto lib 2 1727
Pollexsen of Trade Coin etc. 1700

Raphson Analysis 1720
Ray's Discoveries of the Deluge 1714
Ray's Wisdom of God 1692
Receueil de Pieccs de Leibnitz, Clarke, etc 2 tom 1720
Reductio de Changes et Monnoys 1761
Refutatio Libelli quem J. Wickus edid. in Polonis de Divinitate Julii Dei 1701
Reineccii Decor: Priorum Familiae Lueberg Helmes 1585
Relation de la Cour de Rome 1594
Religious Philosopher 3 Vols 17I8
Revolutions de Portugal 1712
Rider's Almanach: red Turkey Silver Clasps -
Robertsoni Lexicon Hebraeum 1680
Rulandi Progymnasmata Alchemiae 1607
Rudd's 6 Books of Euclid (wants title) -
Russia, Present State of, 2 vols 1723
Rymor Foedera 1707

Sanchoniathos Phoenician History by Mr. Cumberland 1700
Scheuchzeni Itinera Alpine cum big 1723
Science des Nombres 2 tom 1701
Scitys Cretensis de Bello Trojano 1691
Scriptores Ecclesiastici Magdeburgenses Basil 7 tom -
Secret du Flux et Reflux de la Mer 1689
Senex and Maxwell's Maps -
Simon History of the New 'restament Parts 1, 2 1659
Simon History of the Old Testament, 23 books 1689
Smith's Variety of Conquests 1712
Slanyans Act of Switzerland 1717
Socinian Tracts Vol. 1 1691
St Caecil Cypriani Opera Rigalti (1st) Paris 1649
St Irenaei Opera 1675
Starkii Specimen Sapientiae Indorum Veterum Gr Lat 1697

Teinturier Parfait, Le 1708
Tollii Fortuiti 1687
Trilet, Le, Ariadne pour entrer l'a Labyrinth de Philosophie Hermetiq. 1695
Tullii Orationes Vol 1 ex Emendatione Lambinii, Lutetia 1572

Utilitates Mathematiq 1719

Varii Historiae Romanae Scriptores H. Steph 1598
Vesaei J. et Fran Taraphos Rerum Hispa Memorab Annales Coln 1577
Voyages and Discoveries in South America 1678

Waller of Mines 1698
Waterland on the Athanasian Creed 1724
Waterland's Defense 1722
Waterland's Defense, Observations on 1724
Whiston's Essays 1713
Whiston's Essays towards Restoring the True Text of the Old Testament 1722

3 dozen of small chymical books
Dozen of Wast 8° & 12°.
Above a hundred weight of wast books and Pamphlets.

At the close of the list of Sir Isaac Newton's Library in the British Museum catalogue, purchased from Mr. W. J. Tait of Rugby, October 21, 1863, there is the following entry:

``Books that has notes of Sir Isaac Newton.
4° Newtoni Principia interleaved imperf sowd 1687
Newton's Optics lat Interleaved 1706
Descartes Geometria Tom 1 Lugd 1644
Bible with Service Dirty and leaf wanting Fueld 1660
Secrets Reveald or an Entrance to the Shelt Pallace 1669

Added also to the list is the following receipt, dated June 2, 1727:

Reed of Mr John Huggins in money five pounds five shillings wch with Three hundred pounds sterling now agreed to be paid by the sd Mr Huggins to the Administrators of Sir Isaac Newton Decd is the price agreed on for the Library of Books pamphletts etc of the sd Sir Isaac Newton sett forth in this Catalogue. Save only and except that the Books Particularly Mentioned in this Page to have, Sr. Jsaac Newton's notes are not to be delivered to the sd Mr Huggins but to be valued by two jndifferent persons John Conduitt Esq to choose one and Mr Huggins the other and such valuation to be deducted out of the Three hundred pounds, wch is to be paid And the Books to be delivered on or before the first day of July next -

I say recd. as one of the Administrators, and by virtue of a Letter of Attorney from Katherine the wife of the sd Mr Conduitt, Administratrix also of the 5d Sr Jsaac Newton

By me
Jno Pilkington

Witness Robt Champion

July ye 20th 1727.

Recd the three Hundred Pounds above mentioned in full for the Books set forth in this Catalogue

Jno Pilkington
Catherine Conduitt

Witness
J Woodman

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