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Edmond Halley and Newton's Principia (1991)


Description Presents new material which “provides answers to the questions about Halley's delay in going to see Newton [in 1684] and about his resources for printing Principia.”

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Authors & Contributors
Hughes, David W.
Cook, Alan H.
Willmoth, Frances
Albury, W. R.
Malin, Stuart R. C.
Gingerich, Owen
Quarterly Journal of the Royal Astronomical Society
Journal for the History of Astronomy
Vistas in Astronomy
Journal of the British Interplanetary Society
Journal of Navigation
Journal of the History of Ideas
Aries Press
University of California Press
Boydell Press
Yale University Press
Comets; meteors; meteorites
Stars; stellar astronomy
Historical geology; theory of the earth
Halley, Edmond
Newton, Isaac
Hooke, Robert
Flamsteed, John
Molyneux, William
Gregory, David
British Isles
Atlantic Ocean
17th century
18th century
19th century
Royal Society of London
Paris Observatory

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