## 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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Letters from Cotes to Newton on the 2nd

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 Keill to Newton ... Page x

The whole collection was inspected by Dr Horsley , who edited in 1779 the well - known

The whole collection was inspected by Dr Horsley , who edited in 1779 the well - known

**edition**of Newton's works in five quarto volumes . Page xi

It must be recollected that Newton practically gave up his mathematical studies after 1696 , even the superintendence of the second

It must be recollected that Newton practically gave up his mathematical studies after 1696 , even the superintendence of the second

**edition**of the Principia ... Page xiii

The result stated in the scholium to the 1st

The result stated in the scholium to the 1st

**Edition**appears to have been found by a more complete and probably a much more complicated investigation than ... Page xvi

... for attributing to himself the invention of the new Calculus , contrary to the avowal he had made in the Scholium in the 1st

... for attributing to himself the invention of the new Calculus , contrary to the avowal he had made in the Scholium in the 1st

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