## A Catalogue of the Portsmouth Collection of Books and Papers Written by Or Belonging to Sir Isaac Newton: The Scientific Portion of which Has Been Presented by the Earl of Portsmouth to the University of Cambridge |

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**Newton**evidently felt doubts about the correctness of the coefficient which occurs in this formula . From this ...**letter**to Flamsteed , dated De- cember 20th , 1694 ' ,**Newton**tries to explain the foundation of 1 Baily's Flamsteed p ... Page xv

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**Newton**solves the difficulty by an indirect method , making repeated ap- proximations to the form of the path , and ...**letter**to a correspondent at Oxford , no doubt Professor David Gregory , in which**Newton**gives a clear explanation of ... Page xxi

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**Letter**in**Newton's**hand , no doubt to Professor David Gregory , and probably written in 1694 . SIR , I now thank you heartily both for the very kind visit you made me here and for the errata you gave me notice of in my book and also for ... Page xxiii

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**Newton**. 2. If the curve line Dn NgG be such that the surface of the solid generated by its revolution feels the least ...**letter**sooner but that I wanted time to examin this Theorem and the Lem . 1 in the 3d Book . I do not see how to ... Page 4

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**letter**to**Newton**about the latter Errata . 8. Scraps of calculations . VIII . PAPERS CONNECTED WITH THE PRINCIPIA ...**Newton's**deductions ; chiefly rough notes . 11. Revision of the Principia . Notes relating to Calculation 4 CATALOGUE ...### Other editions - View all

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