## 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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Papers relating to Geometry . . . . . . . . ib . VII . Miscellaneous Mathematical

subjects . . VIII . Papers connected with the ' Principia . ' A . General . . IX . . . B .

dispute ...

Papers relating to Geometry . . . . . . . . ib . VII . Miscellaneous Mathematical

subjects . . VIII . Papers connected with the ' Principia . ' A . General . . IX . . . B .

**Lunar Theory**. . 5 " X . , C . Mathematical Problems 6 XI . Papers relating to thedispute ...

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1st , the

Determination of the Form of the Solid of Least Resistance . It is expressly stated

by Newton himself that the

1st , the

**Lunar Theory**, 2nd , the Theory of Atmospheric Refraction , and 3rd , theDetermination of the Form of the Solid of Least Resistance . It is expressly stated

by Newton himself that the

**Lunar Theory**as given in his Principia is a mere ... Page xii

he had found by theory for the motion of the moon ' s apogee , is omitted in the

new scholium . It is interesting to find among the papers on the

good many containing Newton ' s calculations relating to the inequalities which

are ...

he had found by theory for the motion of the moon ' s apogee , is omitted in the

new scholium . It is interesting to find among the papers on the

**Lunar Theory**agood many containing Newton ' s calculations relating to the inequalities which

are ...

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inoon ' s apogee when in that position is to the mean hourly motion of the moon

as 1 + 4C : 238 % . ... The papers also contain a long list of propositions in the

inoon ' s apogee when in that position is to the mean hourly motion of the moon

as 1 + 4C : 238 % . ... The papers also contain a long list of propositions in the

**Lunar Theory**which were evidently intended to be inserted in a second edition ... Page xxi

A List of Propositions in the

edition of the Principia . III . The motion of the Apogee in an elliptic orbit of very

small eccentricity , caused by given disturbing forces . I . ON THE FORM OF THE

...

A List of Propositions in the

**Lunar Theory**intended to be inserted in a secondedition of the Principia . III . The motion of the Apogee in an elliptic orbit of very

small eccentricity , caused by given disturbing forces . I . ON THE FORM OF THE

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