## 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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**Orbits*** VIII . Letters of Halley to Newton and Molyneux , relating to the Chester Mint • IX . Letters from Cotes to Newton on the 2nd edition of the ' Principia ' 37 X. Rough drafts of some of Newton's Letters to Cotes XI . Letters of ... Page xi

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**orbit**to the ecliptic . 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 ... Page xii

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**orbit**of small eccentricity would lead to practical inconvenience , and consequently Newton is led to modify that supposition . In the Principia he shows that if the moon's**orbit**be supposed to have no independent eccentricity , its ... Page xxi

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**orbit**of very small eccentricity , caused by 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's hand , no doubt to Professor ... Page xxvi

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**ORBIT**OF VERY SMALL ECCENTRICITY . From a somewhat mutilated MS . which seems to have been prepared for the press . LEMMA . Si Luna P in orbe elliptico QPR axem QR , umbilicos S , F habente , revolvatur circa Terram S et interea vi ...### Other editions - View all

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