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Brewster, David 1781-1868

Overview
Works: 559 works in 1,609 publications in 4 languages and 15,271 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Periodicals  Textbooks  Juvenile works  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Portraits  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Honoree, Correspondent, Publishing director, Arranger, Other, Author of introduction, Illustrator
Classifications: QC16.N7, 530
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Most widely held works by David Brewster
A treatise on optics by David Brewster ( Book )
77 editions published between 1831 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Memoirs of the life, writings and discoveries of Sir Isaac Newton by David Brewster ( Book )
49 editions published between 1855 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters on natural magic addressed to Sir Walter Scott, Bart. by David Brewster ( Book )
107 editions published between 1832 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of Sir Isaac Newton by David Brewster ( Book )
82 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The stereoscope; its history, theory, and construction by David Brewster ( Book )
30 editions published between 1856 and 2006 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The martyrs of science, or, The lives of Galileo, Tycho Brahe, and Kepler by David Brewster ( Book )
68 editions published between 1840 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ferguson's lectures on select subjects in mechanics, hydrostatics, hydraulics, pneumatics, optics, geography, astronomy, and dialing by James Ferguson ( Book )
32 editions published between 1805 and 1973 in English and held by 394 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 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Edinburgh encyclopaedia by David Brewster ( Book )
62 editions published between 1813 and 1999 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ferguson's astronomy explained upon Sir Isaac Newton's Principles with notes and supplementary chapters by James Ferguson ( Book )
11 editions published between 1811 and 1817 in English and held by 292 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 ( )
20 editions published between 1813 and 1971 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elements of geometry by A. M Legendre ( Book )
23 editions published between 1824 and 1844 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Donacion de Libardo Lopez a la Universidad de Antioquia
The kaleidoscope, its history, theory and construction with its application to the fine and useful arts by David Brewster ( )
18 editions published between 1858 and 1987 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brewster and Wheatstone on vision by David Brewster ( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters of Euler on different subjects in natural philosophy by Leonhard Euler ( Book )
28 editions published between 1833 and 1975 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A treatise on the microscope forming the article under that head in the seventh edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica by David Brewster ( )
9 editions published between 1837 and 1980 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A system of mechanical philosophy by John Robison ( Book )
16 editions published between 1822 and 2014 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Edinburgh philosophical journal by Royal Society of Edinburgh ( )
in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains the proceedings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, the Wernerian Natural History Society, etc
Address by David Brewster ( )
5 editions published between 1850 and 1980 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Manuel d'optique ou traiteĢ complet et simplifieĢ de cette science by David Brewster ( )
8 editions published between 1833 and 1883 in French and German and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Brewster, David 1781-1868 Sir
Brewster, David seras
Brewster, David Sir
Brewster, David, Sir, 1781-1868
Brewster, Sir David
David Brewster
Languages
English (726)
German (24)
French (9)
Italian (1)
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