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Astronomy Explained Upon Sir Isaac Newton's Principles, and Made Easy to Those Who Have Not Studied Mathematics [microform]: 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 1761

by James Ferguson
Format
Book; Microform
Published
Philadelphia : Mathew Carey, 1809.
Edition
2nd American, from the last London ed. / revised, corrected, and improved, by Robert Patterson
Language
English
Series
Early American Imprints Second Series
Description
533 p.
Notes
  • Includes tables.
  • Error in paging: p. 29 appears twice.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Reproduction Notes
Microopaque. Worcester, Mass. : American Antiquarian Society, 1970. 6 microopaques ; 23 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 17505).
Series Statement
Early American imprints. Second series no. 17505
Cited in
Shaw & Shoemaker, 17505.
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