Isaac Newton manuscript with toad vomit plague cure for sale

Isaac Newton, mathematician, astronomer, philosopher and Sabbath picador, was a student at Trinity College, Cambridge, when the last major plague outbreak struck England in 1665. He fled to quarantine¬† at Woolsthorpe Manor, his family home in Lincolnshire where he was born and raised. By the time he returned to Cambridge in mid-1667, he had watched …