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A Treatise of Practical Surveying, Which Is Demonstrated From Its First Principles: Wherein Every Thing That Is Useful and Curious in That Art, Is Fully Considered and Explained : Particularly Three New and Very Concise Methods for Determining the Areas of Right-Lined Figures, Arithmetically or by Calculation, as Well as the Geometrical Ones Heretofore Treated of .

Gibson, Robert
Format
Book
Published
Philadelphia: Printed and sold by Joseph & James Crukshank, no. 87, High-street, 1803.
Edition
The 8th ed. By Robert Gibson ... With alterations and amendments, adapted to the use of American surveyors
Language
English
Description
viii, 288, 152 p. incl. tables. : 13 leaves of plates ; 23 cm.
Notes
The tables (152 p.) have special t.-p.: Tables of difference of latitude and departure: constructed to every quarter of a degree of the quadrant, and continued from one, to the distance of one hundred miles or chains:--of logarithms, from 1 to 10,000:--and of artificial sines, tangents, and secants. Carefully rev. and corr. Philadelphia: Printed and sold by Joseph & James Crukshank, no. 87, High-street, 1803.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Gift of Mrs. John B. Earle.
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