## 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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... deduced by combining his theory with observation ; but be confines himself to

results alone , and does not give the

edition , as to the result which he had found by theory for the motion of the

PREFACE . xi.

... deduced by combining his theory with observation ; but be confines himself to

results alone , and does not give the

**method**the statement given in the firstedition , as to the result which he had found by theory for the motion of the

PREFACE . xi.

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Kramp , in his Analyse des Réfractions , published in 1799 , investigates by a

new and powerful analytical

the neighbourhood of the horizon . On comparing his theoretical results with ...

Kramp , in his Analyse des Réfractions , published in 1799 , investigates by a

new and powerful analytical

**method**the law of atmospheric refraction for rays inthe neighbourhood of the horizon . On comparing his theoretical results with ...

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In an interesting article in the Journal des Savants for 1836 , M. Biot directs

particular attention to this subject , and tries to reproduce the

Newton may be supposed to have employed in order to calculate his table of

refractions .

In an interesting article in the Journal des Savants for 1836 , M. Biot directs

particular attention to this subject , and tries to reproduce the

**method**whichNewton may be supposed to have employed in order to calculate his table of

refractions .

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Newton solves the difficulty by an indirect

approximations to the form of the path , and thus at length succeeding in

satisfying all the required conditions . The papers show that the well - known

approximate formula for ...

Newton solves the difficulty by an indirect

**method**, making repeatedapproximations to the form of the path , and thus at length succeeding in

satisfying all the required conditions . The papers show that the well - known

approximate formula for ...

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... that Newton's

acquainted with the Differential Calculus . On the other hand Leibnitz , without

avowing himself the author of the article in the Leipsic Acts , denied that it really

bore ...

... that Newton's

**method**was in his possession long before he himself becameacquainted with the Differential Calculus . On the other hand Leibnitz , without

avowing himself the author of the article in the Leipsic Acts , denied that it really

bore ...

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