The Newton Project

  • The Newton Project
  • The Newton Manuscript Project

Iliffe, Rob; Young, John; Hawkins, Michael


Distributed by the University of Oxford under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.

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English; Latin; Greek, Ancient (to 1453)

Editorial Practice

Encoding format: TEI XML

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Physics--Religious aspects
Physics literature

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The resource consists of a number of different pages or files giving information on Newton's life and work and also on the development of the Newton Project. There is also detailed information relating to editorial principles and technical issues relating to the web site. The central focus of the resource is the series of XML encoded transcriptions of Newton's theological works, personal notebooks, all draft biographical information about Newton dating from the eighteenth century, and also many of his early scientific papers.

Iliffe, Rob and John Young. 2004. Newton on the Net: first and prospective fruits of a Royal Society grant. "Notes and Records of the Royal Society of London", 58: 83-88.

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