## 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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Drafts of

. 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

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Drafts of

**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

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... 2nd , the Theory of Atmospheric Refraction , and 3rd , the Determination 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 specimen or

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... 2nd , the Theory of Atmospheric Refraction , and 3rd , the Determination 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 specimen or

**fragment**of...

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

same treatise . ( Holograph . ) 4 . Part of a Tract on Fluxions . 5 . Some

Propositions in Fluxions . [ " I think this

Horsley , Oct ...

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

**fragment**of thesame treatise . ( Holograph . ) 4 . Part of a Tract on Fluxions . 5 . Some

Propositions in Fluxions . [ " I think this

**fragment**very proper to be published . ”Horsley , Oct ...

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not worth publishing . ” S . Horsley , Oct . 23 ...

Curves whose equations consist of but three terms . VI . PAPERS RELATING TO

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**Fragments**concerning lines of the third order , and some mistakes of Descartes [ 'not worth publishing . ” S . Horsley , Oct . 23 ...

**Fragment**on the Quadrature ofCurves whose equations consist of but three terms . VI . PAPERS RELATING TO

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MISCELLANEOUS MATHEMATICAL SUBJECTS . ( Holograph , exc . 7 . ) 1 .

Problemata Numeralia . 2 . Arithmetica Universalis . A chapter on the limits of the

roots of ...

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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 ...

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