## 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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inoon's apogee when in that position is to the mean hourly motion of the moon as 1+ 4C : 238 % The investigation on this

inoon's apogee when in that position is to the mean hourly motion of the moon as 1+ 4C : 238 % The investigation on this

**point**is not entirely satisfactory , and from the alterations made in the MS . Newton evidently felt doubts about ... Page xix

A great portion of Newton's later years must have been spent in writing and rewriting his ideas on certain

A great portion of Newton's later years must have been spent in writing and rewriting his ideas on certain

**points**of Theology and Chronology . Much is written out , as if prepared for the press , much apparently from the mere love of ... Page xxii

... butt upon the curve nNgG in the

... butt upon the curve nNgG in the

**points**n , N , g , and G , and the infinitely little lines on and hg be equal to one another and called c , and the figure mnNgGB be turned about its axis BM to generate a solid , and this solid move ... Page 3

Scraps containing Propositions in Geometry ; ( a ) To describe a Conic Section through five given

Scraps containing Propositions in Geometry ; ( a ) To describe a Conic Section through five given

**points**; and ( 6 ) To describe a Conic Section passing through two**points**and touching three given straight lines . 9. Page 5

Unarranged fragments connected with

Unarranged fragments connected with

**points**of the Lunar Theory . 7. On change of the variation in an excentric orbit , and on the motion of the Moon's Apogee . 8. A list of Propositions in the Lunar Theory , prepared for a 2nd Edition ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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