## 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 CambridgeUniversity Press, 1888 - 56 pages |

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**containing**Transcripts from Alchemical authors * II . Papers on Alchemy * III . Books on Alchemy IV . Notes of Experiments V. Miscellaneous Notes VI . A MS . Note - book * These have been returned to Lord Portsmouth . 11 18 19 • . ib ... 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 xx

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**containing**' the Chro- nology of Ancient Kingdoms Amended , ' the Chronicle to the Conquest of Persia by Alexander , Observations on the Prophe- cies , and the treatise " De Mundi Systemate , ” are very remark- able specimens of their ... Page 2

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**containing**Compendium Trigonometriae . It includes Spherical Trigonometry . Intended for learners . Table of sines to every half degree . 6 . III . FLUXIONS . 1. Transcript of a Tract on Fluxions said to have been written by Newton in ... Page 3

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**containing**Propositions in Geometry ; viz . : ( a ) To describe a Conic Section through five given points ; and ( b ) To describe a Conic Section passing through two points and touching three given straight lines . 9. Tract on the ...### Other editions - View all

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