Find thousands of books, manuscripts, visual materials and unpublished archives from our collections, many of them with free online access.

Dr. Gregory's Elements of catoptrics and dioptrics. Translated from the Latin original, with a large supplement, by William Browne, M. D. To which is added, An Appendix, By J. T. Desaguliers, LL. D. F. R. S. containing, An Account of the Reflecting Telescopes; and of the Inventors, Improvers, and Imitators of them, till they were brought to Perfection by John Hadley, Esq; Vice-President of the Royal Society. With Original Letters which passed between Sir Isaac Newton and Dr. James Gregory, relating thereunto. Now First Published.

  • Gregory, David, 1659-1708.
MDCCXXXV. [1735]
  • Books
  • Online

Online resources

About this work

Also known as

Catoptricae et dioptricae sphaericae elementa. English


London : printed for E. Curll, in Rose-Street, Covent-Garden, MDCCXXXV. [1735]

Physical description

[2],vi,vii,[1],xv,[2],10-288,[2]p.,plates ; 8⁰.


The second edition. To which is added, an appendix, by J.T. Desaguliers, ..

Reproduction note

Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. (Eighteenth century collections online). Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.

References note

ESTC T18656


  • English

Permanent link