## 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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**containing**Transcripts from Alchemical authors * II . Papers on Alchemy * III . Books on Alchemy IV . Notes of Experiments Miscellaneous Notes V. VI . A MS . Note - book • * These have been returned to Lord Portsmouth . 253259 11 18 ... Page xi

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**contain**Newton's preparations for the Principia , and notes which spring out of questions that were started by his correspondents . It must be recollected that Newton practically gave up his mathematical studies after 1696 , even the ... Page xii

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**containing**Newton's calculations relating to the inequalities which are described in the above scholium . These papers are unfortunately very imperfect , and they have greatly suffered from fire and damp , but there is enough re ... Page xiii

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**contain**a long list of propositions in the Lunar Theory which were evidently intended to be inserted in a second edition , upon which Newton appears to have been engaged in 1694. This list , together with the two lemmas on the motion of ... Page xvii

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**contain**the pointed letters which Newton sometimes but by no means invariably employed to denote Fluxions , Leibnitz could hardly fail to see , if he was acquainted with the Differential Calculus , that the principle of Newton's method ...### Other editions - View all

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