References for David Gregory

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  1. D T Whiteside, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
  2. Biography by Anita Guerrini, in Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford, 2004).


  1. J Gascoigne, Cambridge in the age of the Enlightenment ( Cambridge, 1989).
  2. W G Hiscock (ed.), David Gregory, Isaac Newton and their circle (Oxford, 1937).
  3. A G Stewart, The Academic Gregories (Edinburgh, 1901).


  1. David Gregory, Biographia Britannica IV (London, 1757), 2365-2372.
  2. C M Eagles, David Gregory and Newtonian Science, British Journal for the History of Science 10 (1977), 216-225.
  3. J Friesen, Archibald Pitcairne, David Gregory and the Scottish origins of English Tory Newtonianism, 1688-1715, Hist. Sci. 41 2(132) (2003), 163-191.
  4. A Guerrini, The Tory Newtonians : Gregory, Pitcairne, and their Circle, Journal of British Studies 25 (1986), 288-311.
  5. V S Kirsanov, The earliest copy in Russia of Newton's 'Principia' : is it David Gregory's annotated copy?, Notes and Records Roy. Soc. London 46 (2) (1992), 203-218.
  6. V S Kirsanov, An unknown correction by Newton to the third book of the Principia (Russian), Voprosy Istor. Estestvoznan. i Tekhn. (1) (1993), 24-30.
  7. P D Lawrence and A G Molland, David Gregory's inaugural lecture at Oxford, Notes and Records Roy. Soc. London 25 (1970), 143-178.
  8. R Vermij, The formation of the Newtonian philosophy : the case of the Amsterdam mathematical amateurs, British J. Hist. Sci. 36 2(129) (2003), 183-200.

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