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The System of the World - Page 338
by Pierre Simon marquis de Laplace - 1809
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The Gallery of Nature and Art; Or, a Tour Through Creation and Science

Edward Polehampton - 1815
...of gravity at the surface of the sun, and of those planets that are accompanied by satellites, all these discoveries were only sketched by Newton. His...of the perturbations of the celestial motions, he lias only considered those of the lunar motion, of which the most considerable, the evection, has escaped...
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The Gallery of Nature and Art; Or, A Tour Through Creation and Science, Volume 1

Edward T W. Polehampton - Natural history - 1815
...of gravity at the surface of the sun, and of those planets that are accompanied by satellites, all these discoveries were only sketched by Newton. His...is limited by the supposition of their homogenity ; bis solution of the problem of the precession of the equinoxes, though very ingenious, is, notwithstanding...
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The Gallery of Nature and Art: Or, a Tour Through Creation and Science, Volume 1

Edward Polehampton, John Mason Good - Natural history - 1818
...of gravity at the surface of the sun, and of those planets that are accompanied by satellites, all these discoveries were only sketched by Newton. His...problem of the precession of the equinoxes, though very ingeuious, is, nottt ithstanding the apparent agreement of his result with observation, in many respects...
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Lives of eminent persons; consisting of Galileo, Kepler

Lives - 1833
...incomplete state. His theory of the figures of the planets is limited, by supposing them to be homogeneous. His solution of the problem of the precession of the equinoxes, though very ingenious, and notwithstanding the apparent agreement of its result with observations, is defective in many particulars....
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Lives of Eminent Persons

Biography - 1833 - 571 pages
...incomplete state. His theory of the figures of the planets is limited, by supposing them to be homogeneous. His solution of the problem of the precession of the equinoxes, though very ingenious, and notwithstanding the apparent agreement of its result with observations, is defective in many particulars....
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Lives of eminent persons: consisting of Galileo, Kepler, Newton, Mahomet ...

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Great Britain) - Art - 1833 - 571 pages
...incomplete state. His theory of the figures of the planets is limited, by supposing them to be homogeneous. His solution of the problem of the precession of the 'equinoxes, though very ingenious, and notwithstanding the apparent agreement of its result with observations, is defective in many particulars....
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MEMOIRES OF THE LIFE,WRITINGS, AND DISCOVERIES

SIR ISAAC NEWTON - 1855
...Newton. His theory of the figures of the planets was limited by the supposition of their homogeneity. His solution of the problem of the precession of the equinoxes, though very ingenious and accordant with observations, is in many respects defective. In the great number of perturbations...
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The great triumphs of great men

James Mason - 1875
...incomplete state. His theory of the figures of the planets is limited by supposing them to be homogeneous. His solution of the problem of the precession of the equinoxes, though very ingenious, and notwithstanding the apparent agreement of its result with observations, is defective in many particulars....
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