## 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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V. On the Quadrature of

V. On the Quadrature of

**Curves**3 VI . Papers relating to Geometry . ib . VII . Miscellaneous Mathematical subjects 4 VIII . Papers connected with the Principia . ' A. General ib . IX . B. Lunar Theory 5 X. C. Mathematical Problems 6 XI ... Page xv

... equation to the

... equation to the

**curve**by the revolution of which the above - named solid is generated , without explaining the method by which he has obtained it . Now among the Newton papers we have found the draft of a letter to a correspondent ... Page xxii

... butt upon 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 xxiii

If the

If the

**curve**line DnNgG be such that the surface of the solid generated by its revolution feels the least resistance of any solid with the same top and bottom BG and CD , then the resistance of the two narrow annular surfaces generated ... Page 1

Problems of

Problems of

**Curves**. Calculation of the Area of the Hyperbola . 5. On the Laws of Motion . On the Laws of Reflection . On Motion in a Cycloid . Problems in Geometrical Optics . ELEMENTARY MATHEMATICS . ( Holograph . ) 1 .### What people are saying - Write a review

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