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Catalog Name THEM00291
Document Portsmouth Collection
Title An Account of the Systeme of the World described in Mr Newton's Mathematicall Principles of Philosophy
Subtitle An Account of the Systeme of the World
Author Isaac Newton
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A simplified refutation of various popular arguments against terrestrial motion, based on the Principia.f. 39r 'I/ Scripture abused to prove the immoveableness of the globe of ye Earth'f. 40r 'II/ Mathematicks abused to prove the Globe of the Earth immoveable'f. 41r 'III/ Accurate skill in geometry and Mechanicks required to decide the Question'"

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