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Miscellaneous works of Mr. John Greaves ..., many of which are now first published ... To which are added, I. Reflections on the Pyramidographia ... by an anonymous author ... II. A dissertation upon the sacred cubit of the Jews ... translated from the Latin of Sir Isaac Newton; not yet published ... To the whole is prefix'd An historical and critical account of the life and writings of the author ... Preview this item
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Miscellaneous works of Mr. John Greaves ..., many of which are now first published ... To which are added, I. Reflections on the Pyramidographia ... by an anonymous author ... II. A dissertation upon the sacred cubit of the Jews ... translated from the Latin of Sir Isaac Newton; not yet published ... To the whole is prefix'd An historical and critical account of the life and writings of the author ...

Author: John Greaves; Thomas Birch; Isaac Newton
Publisher: London, Printed by J. Hughs for J. Brindley and C. Corbett, 1737.
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Named Person: John Greaves; John Greaves
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Greaves; Thomas Birch; Isaac Newton
OCLC Number: 38664346
Notes: Vol. II has title: Miscellaneous works of Mr. John Greaves, professor of astronomy in the University of Oxford, many of which are now originally published.
Each part has separate t.p., dated 1736 or 1737.
Paged continuously.
"A dissertation upon the sacred cubit of the Jews and the cubits of the several nations ... ": v. 2, p. 405-433.
Description: 2 volumes plates (some folded), tables 20 cm
Contents: [v. 1.] Pyramidographia: or a description of the pyramids in Aegypt. A discourse of the Roman foot and Denarius ... --v. 2. Miscellaneous tracts, letters, poems, etc ... A description of the Grand Seignor's Seraglio, or Turkish emperor's court.
Responsibility: Published by Thomas Birch ...

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