## 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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... persons since Newton's death . When that occurred ( in 1727 ) Dr Pellett was

appointed by the executors to examine them and to select such as he deemed fit

for publication . A rough catalogue of the papers is appended to a bond

...

... persons since Newton's death . When that occurred ( in 1727 ) Dr Pellett was

appointed by the executors to examine them and to select such as he deemed fit

for publication . A rough catalogue of the papers is appended to a bond

**given**by...

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It must be recollected that Newton practically gave up his mathematical studies

after 1696 , even the superintendence of the second edition of the Principia being

It must be recollected that Newton practically gave up his mathematical studies

after 1696 , even the superintendence of the second edition of the Principia being

**given**to Cotes , and thus that after this date there is little of value in these ... Page xii

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

elliptic orbit of very small eccentricity due to

( 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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From this , however , he deduces quite correctly that the mean annual motion of

the apogee resulting would amount to 38 ° 51 ' 51 " , whereas the annual motion

...

From this , however , he deduces quite correctly that the mean annual motion of

the apogee resulting would amount to 38 ° 51 ' 51 " , whereas the annual motion

**given**in the Astronomical Tables is 40 ° 411 . The result stated in the scholium to...

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... the form of the enunciation of Newton's theorem that the method is general ,

provided that the differential of the density which is appropriate to any

of diminution be employed in finding the corresponding differential of the

refraction .

... the form of the enunciation of Newton's theorem that the method is general ,

provided that the differential of the density which is appropriate to any

**given**lawof diminution be employed in finding the corresponding differential of the

refraction .

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