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The figure of the earth, determined from observations made by order of the French King, at the polar circle: by Messrs de Maupertuis, Camus, Clairaut, Le Monnier, Members of the Royal Academy of Sciences ; the abbé Outhier, Correspondent of the Academy ; and Mr. Celsius, Professor of Astronomy at Upsal. Translated from the French of M. de Maupertuis. Preview this item
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The figure of the earth, determined from observations made by order of the French King, at the polar circle: by Messrs de Maupertuis, Camus, Clairaut, Le Monnier, Members of the Royal Academy of Sciences ; the abbé Outhier, Correspondent of the Academy ; and Mr. Celsius, Professor of Astronomy at Upsal. Translated from the French of M. de Maupertuis.

Author: Maupertuis
Publisher: London : Printed for T. Cox, at the Royal Exchange ; C. Davis, in Pater-Noster-Row ; J. and P. Knapton, in Ludgate-Street ; and A. Millar, in the Strand, M. DCC. XXXVIII. [1738]
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Maupertuis
OCLC Number: 745296748
Description: 1 online resource (vii, [1], 232 pages, plates) : map
Other Titles: Figure de la terre.

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