Collection: Smith Sheet Map Collection
Title: The Passage of the Annular Penumbra over Scotland &c. In the Central Eclipse of the Sun on the 18th day of February, 1736 7 in the Afternoon. Humbly Inscrib'd to the President, Council and Fellows of the Royal Society by Thomas Wright of the City of Durham
Creator: Wright, Thomas (1711 -1786)
Publishing Location: Durham U.K.
Date Produced: circa 1737
Date Published: circa 1737
Dimensions: 37 x 50
Printing Process: Engraving
Printing Technique: Copper
Material Type: Paper
Notes: Title is listed as "The Passage of the Annular Penembra..." in OCLC, but the map spells the sixth word as "Penumbra." Notes: "Sold by John Senex at the Globe overagainst St. Dunstan's Church in Fleetstreet..." "Mr. Wright has lately published by subscription the Perpetual Pannauticon or Universal Mariners Magazine being a mathematical instrument 18 inches diamr. describing the lunar theory and motion of the tides. To be had by the author & at Mr. Senex."
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