## 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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In a short scholium given in the first edition of the Principia , Newton mentions that by similar computations he has found the motion of the

In a short scholium given in the first edition of the Principia , Newton mentions that by similar computations he has found the motion of the

**moon's**apogee , and he states some of the numerical results which he has obtained , but he ... Page xii

he had found by theory for the motion of the

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 a good many containing Newton's calculations relating to the inequalities which ... Page 5

Notes on the law of change of the

Notes on the law of change of the

**Moon's**variation according to the change of the Sun's distance ; and on the mutual action of Jupiter and Saturn . 6. Unarranged fragments connected with points of the Lunar Theory . 7. Page 6

On the Theory of the

On the Theory of the

**Moon**. ( Various statements of the principal points of this Theory . ) 11. Propositions De motu nodorum Lunæ , ' prepared for the 3rd Edition of the Principia . 6 12 . Motion of the**Moon's**Apogee . Page 9

Equations of

Equations of

**Moon's**Apogee . Table by Newton for Flamsteed . Elements of the Comets of 1472 , 1580 , 1585 , 1652 , 1661 , 1665 , 1672 , 1677 , and 1686 , as calculated by Halley . 4. Eclipse Tables for a period of 18 years , by Halley .### What people are saying - Write a review

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