Astronomy explained upon Sir Isaac Newton's Principles and made easy to those who have not studied mathematics : to which are added, a plain method of finding the distances of all the planets from the sun, by the transit of Venus over the sun's disc, in

Collection: Smith Book Collection

Title: Astronomy explained upon Sir Isaac Newton's Principles and made easy to those who have not studied mathematics : to which are added, a plain method of finding the distances of all the planets from the sun, by the transit of Venus over the sun's disc, in the year 1761 : an account of Mr. Horrox's observation of the transit of Venus in the year 1639 : and, of the distances of all the planets from the sun, as deduced from observations of the transit in the year 1761

Alternative Title: Ferguson's Astronomy

Barcode: 2107

Author: Carey, Mathew, Ferguson, James (1710 -1776), Patterson, Robert (1743 -1824)

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Publishing Location: Philadelphia

Date: 1806

Language: English

Dimensions: Height: 23

Notes: "1st American edition, revised, corrected and improved, by Robert Patterson."

Physical Description: 503 pages, 18 folded leaves of plates including map, illustrated

Accession Number: SM-1806-5

Collection/Donor: Smith

Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/2107.0001