## 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 CambridgeUniversity Press, 1888 - 56 pages |

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**Orbits*** VIII . Letters of Halley to Newton and Molyneux , relating to the Chester Mint ib . 36 · ib . · • IX . Letters from Cotes to Newton on the 2nd edition of the ' Principia ' 37 X. Rough drafts of some of Newton's Letters to Cotes ... Page xi

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**orbit**to the ecliptic . In a short scholium given in the first edition of the Principia , Newton mentions that by similar computations he has found the motion of the moon's apogee , and he states some of the numerical results which he ... Page xii

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**orbit**of small eccentricity would lead to practical inconvenience , and consequently Newton is led to modify that supposition . In the Principia he shows that if the moon's**orbit**be supposed to have no independent eccentricity , its ... Page xxi

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**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 in Newton's hand , no doubt to Professor ... Page xxvi

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**ORBIT**OF VERY SMALL ECCENTRICITY . From a somewhat mutilated MS . which seems to have been prepared for the press . LEMMA . Si Luna P in orbe elliptico QPR axem QR , umbilicos S , F habente , revolvatur circa Terram S et interea vi ...### Other editions - View all

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1st Edition 2nd Edition 99 July aequalis alchemical alloys angulus antimony Apogaei April April 29 aqua fortis Arthur Storer Bernouilli bismuth calculation Cambridge chemical Chronology Collins Comet Commercium Epistolicum Conduitt containing copy Corr Curves David Gregory distantias draft of Newton's Edleston Ellipseos erit experiments extracts from Boyle Flamsteed to Newton Fontenelle given Halley to Newton Holograph Horsley impulsum July 11 June Latin latus rectum Leibnitz letter from Newton Letter of Newton linea Lord Portsmouth Luna radio Lunar Theory Maccl Method of Fluxions MISCELLANEOUS moon's apogee motion motus Newton to Varignon Newton's hand Newton's method numbered observations Oldenburg Oldenburg to Newton Optical orbe orbit papers relating plano immobili Principia Printed by Brewster PROP Propositions quam Luna recipe refraction salammoniac scholium Scrap Sept solis sublimate Terram treatise Varignon to Newton various authors written دو وو