## 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 of Halley to Newton about Comets '

Letters of Halley to Newton about Comets '

**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 ' X. Rough drafts of some of ... Page xi

The only part which is developed with any fulness of detail is that relating to the inequality called the variation , and also that which treats of the motion of the node and the change of inclination of the

The only part which is developed with any fulness of detail is that relating to the inequality called the variation , and also that which treats of the motion of the node and the change of inclination of the

**orbit**to the ecliptic . Page xii

Two lemmas are first established which give the motion of the apogee in an elliptic

Two lemmas are first established which give the motion of the apogee in an elliptic

**orbit**of very small eccentricity due to given small disturbing forces acting , ( 1 ) in the direction of the radius vector , and ( 2 ) in the direction ... Page xxi

The motion of the Apogee in an elliptic

The motion of the Apogee in an elliptic

**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 ... Page xxvi

... et hujusmodi rectae duae planum illud determinabunt . III . ON THE MOTION OF THE APOGEE IN AN ELLIPTIC

... et hujusmodi rectae duae planum illud determinabunt . III . ON THE MOTION OF THE APOGEE IN AN ELLIPTIC

**ORBIT**OF VERY SMALL ECCENTRICITY . From a somewhat mutilated MS . which seems to have been prepared for the press .### What people are saying - Write a review

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