## 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's**preparations for the Principia , and notes which spring out of questions that were started by his ...**method**by which these results have been obtained . Unfortunately also , the statement given in the first edition , as to the ... Page xiii

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**Newton's**Table , he finds a remarkably close agreement , which is enough to show that the Table was also the result of theory , and therefore that**Newton**must have had some**method**of his own of solving the difficult problem of ... Page xiv

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**Newton**restricts the enunciation of his theorem to the particular case where the density decreases uniformly as the height increases , but it is obvious from the form of the enunciation of**Newton's**theorem that the**method**is general ... Page xv

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**method**of calculation employed by**Newton**is equally valid whatever be the apparent zenith distance . It is well ...**Newton's**feelings were greatly excited on this subject , and that he considered that N. b Leibnitz had shown towards him ... Page xvi

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**Newton's method**was in his possession long before he himself became acquainted with the Differential Calculus . On the other hand Leibnitz , without avowing himself the author of the article in the Leipsic Acts , denied that it really ...### Other editions - View all

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