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Adnotata ... ex Newtone, May 1694

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Identifier: Coll-33/Folio C [43]

Scope and Contents

Notes of some of the consultations with Newton in Cambridge from the 4th to the 8th of May, 1694. The topics of those talks included astronomy, mechanics, physics and mathematics. The mathematical topics included conic radii, conjugates of curves, the polar coordinates of an orbit, and the form of the solid of least resistance.

Dates

  • May 1694

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Physical Description

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Physical Description

genreform: manuscript

Extent

From the Fonds: 0.5 metre

Physical Description

1

Physical Description

genreform: manuscript

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Processing Information

Duncan Fisher13 August 2002

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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