## 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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1st , the Lunar Theory , 2nd , the Theory of Atmospheric

Determination of the Form of the Solid of Least Resistance . It is expressly stated

by Newton himself that the Lunar Theory as given in his Principia is a mere ...

1st , the Lunar Theory , 2nd , the Theory of Atmospheric

**Refraction**, and 3rd , theDetermination of the Form of the Solid of Least Resistance . It is expressly stated

by Newton himself that the Lunar Theory as given in his Principia is a mere ...

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Halley inserted in the Philosophical Transactions of 1721 a Table of

by ... published in 1799 , investigates by a new and powerful analytical method

the law of atmospheric

Halley inserted in the Philosophical Transactions of 1721 a Table of

**Refractions**by ... published in 1799 , investigates by a new and powerful analytical method

the law of atmospheric

**refraction**for rays in the neighbourhood of the horizon . Page xiv

1his theory of

then understood how to form the differential equation to the path of a ray of light

through our atmosphere . It is true that , for the sake of greater simplicity in this co

...

1his theory of

**refraction**by giving a theorem from which it is clear that Newtonthen understood how to form the differential equation to the path of a ray of light

through our atmosphere . It is true that , for the sake of greater simplicity in this co

...

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portions of the path , and from these the actual

portions are derived by making the total horizontal

given by observation , It should be remarked that the above calculation requires ...

portions of the path , and from these the actual

**refractions**in passing over theseportions are derived by making the total horizontal

**refraction**equal to the amountgiven by observation , It should be remarked that the above calculation requires ...

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... WITH THE PRINCIPIA . c . Mathematical Problems . 1. To find the True

Anomaly from the Mean . 2. Fragment on the Solid of least resistance . 3.

Atmospheric

altitudes 0 ° ...

... WITH THE PRINCIPIA . c . Mathematical Problems . 1. To find the True

Anomaly from the Mean . 2. Fragment on the Solid of least resistance . 3.

Atmospheric

**Refraction**, with detailed calculation of the**Refraction**at thealtitudes 0 ° ...

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