## 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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VI . Letters from Halley to Newton on the first publication of the • Principia ' . . . . . . .

. . . . ib . VII . Letters of Halley to Newton about Comets '

Halley to Newton and Molyneux , relating to the Chester Mint . . . . . . . . . . ; IX .

VI . Letters from Halley to Newton on the first publication of the • Principia ' . . . . . . .

. . . . ib . VII . Letters of Halley to Newton about Comets '

**Orbits**. . . * VIII . Letters ofHalley to Newton and Molyneux , relating to the Chester Mint . . . . . . . . . . ; IX .

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The only part which is developed with any fulness of detail is that relating to the

inequality called the variation , and also that which treats of the motion of the

node and the change of inclination of the

...

The only part which is developed with any fulness of detail is that relating to the

inequality called the variation , and also that which treats of the motion of the

node and the change of inclination of the

**orbit**to the ecliptic . In a short scholium...

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Two lemmas are first established which give the motion of the apogee in an

elliptic

( 1 ) in the direction of the radius vector , and ( 2 ) in the direction perpendicular to

it .

Two lemmas are first established which give the motion of the apogee in an

elliptic

**orbit**of very small eccentricity due to given small disturbing forces acting ,( 1 ) in the direction of the radius vector , and ( 2 ) in the direction perpendicular to

it .

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The motion of the Apogee in an elliptic

given disturbing forces . I . ON THE FORM OF THE SOLID OF LEAST

RESISTANCE . LIB . II . , Prop . XXXV . Schol . , p . 326 , 1st Ed . Draft of a Letter

in Newton ...

The motion of the Apogee in an elliptic

**orbit**of very small eccentricity , caused bygiven disturbing forces . I . ON THE FORM OF THE SOLID OF LEAST

RESISTANCE . LIB . II . , Prop . XXXV . Schol . , p . 326 , 1st Ed . Draft of a Letter

in Newton ...

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... et hujusmodi rectae duae planum illud determinabunt . III . ON THE MOTION

OF THE APOGEE IN AN ELLIPTIC

From a somewhat mutilated MS . which seems to have been prepared for the

press .

... et hujusmodi rectae duae planum illud determinabunt . III . ON THE MOTION

OF THE APOGEE IN AN ELLIPTIC

**ORBIT**OF VERY SMALL ECCENTRICITY .From a somewhat mutilated MS . which seems to have been prepared for the

press .

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