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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 1639. Preview this item
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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 1639.

Author: James Ferguson; Andrew Mackay; Jeremiah Horrocks
Publisher: London, Printed for J. Johnson 1809.
Series: American culture series, 347.8.
Edition/Format:   Book   Microform : Microfilm : English : 12th edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Ferguson; Andrew Mackay; Jeremiah Horrocks
OCLC Number: 6831684
Reproduction Notes: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich., University Microfilms [n.d.] (American culture series, Reel 347.8).
Description: 523 pages maps 22 cm
Series Title: American culture series, 347.8.
Responsibility: By James Ferguson.

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