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|Genre/Form:||Tree calf bindings (Binding)|
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Long, Roger, 1680-1770.
Astronomy, in five books.
Cambridge, Printed for the author, 1742-1785
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Vol. 2 has imprint: Cambridge, Printed for the author, 1764; Cambridge, Sold by J. Deighton; [etc., etc.] 1785.
"In the year 1764, Dr. Long published the third book of his Astronomy as a part only of his second volume. Before the time of his death he had finished and printed off the fourth, and a small part of the fifth book. Mr. Dunthorn made ... a rough draft of the remaining part ... After his death, Mr. Wales was prevailed upon to revise and correct Mr. Dunthorn's continuation, and to complete it upon the original plan."--Advertisement, v.2.
|Description:||2 volumes frontispieces, tables, diagrams on 97 plates (some folded) 27 x 21 cm|
|Responsibility:||By Roger Long.|