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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 the year 1639: and, of the distances of all the planets from the sun, as deduced from observations of the transit in the year 1761. 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 the year 1639: and, of the distances of all the planets from the sun, as deduced from observations of the transit in the year 1761.

Author: James Ferguson; Jeremiah Horrocks
Publisher: London, Printed for J. Johnson 1799.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 10th edView all editions and formats
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Ferguson, James, 1710-1776.
Astronomy explained upon Sir Isaac Newton's Principles.
London, Printed for J. Johnson [etc.] 1799
(OCoLC)742370082
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Ferguson; Jeremiah Horrocks
OCLC Number: 13611256
Description: 4 preliminary leaves, 503, [16] pages folded frontispiece, XVII folded plates (including map) tables 22 cm
Responsibility: By James Ferguson.

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