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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 ... 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 ...

Author: James Ferguson; Andrew Mackay; Jeremiah Horrocks
Publisher: London, Printed by L. Hanfard for J. Johnson 1809.
Edition/Format:   Print book : 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: 123198593
Description: xii, 523, [1] pages 17 (i.e. 18) folded plates (including maps, diagrams) tables 22 cm

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