## 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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**Fragments**of Conduitt's intended Life of Newton . 53 * SECTION XII . Letters and Memoranda relating to Newton after his death . 54 * SECTION XIII . Papers on Newton's family matters and on the Mint 55 * SECTION XIV . Page xi

It is expressly stated by Newton himself that the Lunar Theory as given in his Principia is a mere specimen or

It is expressly stated by Newton himself that the Lunar Theory as given in his Principia is a mere specimen or

**fragment**of the subject , intended to show how some of the more prominent lunar inequalities could be traced ... Page 2

Part of Newton's method of Fluxions and Infinite Series , with a

Part of Newton's method of Fluxions and Infinite Series , with a

**fragment**of the same treatise . ( Holograph . ) 4. Part of a Tract on Fluxions . 5. Some Propositions in Fluxions . [ " I think this**fragment**very proper to be published . Page 3

**Fragments**concerning lines of the third order , and some mistakes of Descartes [ " not worth publishing . ” S. Horsley , Oct. 23 , 1777 ] . ...**Fragment**on the Quadrature of Curves whose equations consist of but three terms . VI . Page 4

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**fragment**, relating to the Comparison of Curved Superficies . VII . MISCELLANEOUS MATHEMATICAL SUBJECTS . ( Holograph , exc . 7. ) 1 . Problemata Numeralia . 2 . Arithmetica Universalis . A chapter on the limits of the roots of ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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