## An elementary treatise on the lunar theory: with a brief sketch of the history of the problem up to the time of Newton |

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2e sin cpt accelerating forces according to Art angle angular velocity annual equation apogee apse line argument astronomers attraction bodies calculated Cambridge cloth coefficient connexion considered constant correct cos(c cos2 Crown 8vo determined differential equations distance disturbing force earth earth's centre eccentricity ecliptic effect ELEMENTARY elliptic inequality epicycle evection expression Fcap fixed plane forces equal fourth order Hence higher order Hipparchus i8mo integration Lunar Theory mean anomaly mean longitude mean motion mean value method moon moon moves moon's latitude moon's mean moon's motion moon's orbit nearly neglected Newton node numerous observation obtained order of approximation parallax particle perigee periodical terms plane of reference position Principia Ps-S quadrature quantity radius vector ratio retained revolution Second Edition second order shew sidereal month solution sphere substituted sun's longitude syzygy third order TREATISE true anomaly true longitude variable whence

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