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Ferguson, James 1710-1776

Overview
Works: 248 works in 1,729 publications in 4 languages and 17,742 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Bibliography  Textbooks  Dictionaries  Sources  History  Popular works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor
Classifications: G114, 910
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Most widely held works by James Ferguson
An easy introduction to astronomy for young gentlemen and ladies by James Ferguson( Book )

117 editions published between 1759 and 2005 in English and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new geographical, historical, and commercial grammar and present state of the several kingdoms of the world ... by William Guthrie( Book )

185 editions published between 1771 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures on select subjects in mechanics, hydrostatics, pneumatics, and optics. With the use of the globes, the art of dialing, and the calculation of the mean times of new and full moons and eclipses by James Ferguson( Book )

121 editions published between 1760 and 2005 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new system of modern geography, or, A geographical, historical, and commercial grammar : and present state of the several nations of the world ... by William Guthrie( Book )

15 editions published between 1809 and 1815 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to electricity in six sections by James Ferguson( Book )

55 editions published between 1770 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of drawing in perspective made easy to those who have no previous knowledge of the mathematics by James Ferguson( Book )

69 editions published between 1775 and 2010 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tables and tracts, relative to several arts and sciences by James Ferguson( Book )

36 editions published between 1767 and 2005 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young gentleman and lady's astronomy : familiarly explained in ten dialogues between Neander and Eudosia. To which is added, The description and use of the globes and armillary sphere. By James Ferguson by James Ferguson( Book )

47 editions published between 1768 and 1827 in English and French and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dissertation upon the phænomena of the harvest moon also, the description and use of a new four-wheel'd orrery, and an essay upon the moon's turning round her own axis by James Ferguson( Book )

11 editions published in 1747 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analysis of a course of lectures : on mechanics, hydrostatics ... and astronomy. Read by James Ferguson, F.R.S by James Ferguson( Book )

70 editions published between 1761 and 1776 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A plain method of determining the parallax of Venus, by her transit over the sun : and from thence, by analogy, the parallax and distance of the sun, and of all the rest of the planets by James Ferguson( Book )

34 editions published between 1751 and 2005 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronomical tables and precepts, for calculating the true times of new and full moons by James Ferguson( Book )

19 editions published between 1763 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A supplement to Mr. Ferguson's book of lectures ... By James Ferguson by James Ferguson( Book )

17 editions published between 1767 and 2005 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The description and use of the astronomical rotula. Shewing the change and age of the moon, ... By James Ferguson by James Ferguson( Book )

21 editions published between 1750 and 2005 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructions for Ferguson's "Astronomical rotula", an engraved print with 4 volvelles, 3 of which are concentric and can be moved independently
A brief description of the solar system by James Ferguson( Book )

15 editions published between 1753 and 2005 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An idea of the material universe : deduced from a survey of the solar system by James Ferguson( Book )

13 editions published between 1754 and 2005 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The use of a new orrery by James Ferguson( Book )

12 editions published in 1746 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The art of drawing in perspective made easy to those who have no previous knowledge of the mathematics
Alternative Names
Ferguson, Jacobo, 1710-1776

Ferguson, Jacobus 1710-1776

Ferguson, Jakob.

Ferguson, James, F.R.S.

Ferguson, James I

James Ferguson

James Ferguson astronomo inglese

James Ferguson britisk astronom

James Ferguson Brits astronoom (1710-1776)

James Ferguson brittisk astronom

James Ferguson Mécanicien et astronome écossais

James Ferguson schottischer Astronom und Mechaniker

James Ferguson skota mekanikisto kaj astronomo

James I Ferguson

Джеймс Фергюсон

Джэймз Фэрг’юсан

Джэймс Фергусан

Фергусон, Джеймс

ジェイムズ・ファーガソン (1710-1776)

Languages
English (1,149)

German (7)

Italian (5)

French (4)

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