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A short account of the solar system, and of comets in general : together with a particular account of the comet that will appear in 1789.

Author: Bartholomew Burges; John Norman; American Academy of Arts and Sciences,; American Philosophical Society,
Publisher: Boston : Printed by B. Edes & Son, no. 7, State-Street., --1789.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : (The 2nd ed. corrected.)View all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Prospectuses
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bartholomew Burges; John Norman; American Academy of Arts and Sciences,; American Philosophical Society,
OCLC Number: 62825746
Notes: Dedicated to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and to the Philosophical Society of Pennsylvania.
Parentheses substituted for square brackets enclosing edition statement.
"Explanation of the moveable diagram"--Page 17; followed by an explanation of the diagram of the solar system (engraved by John Norman), p. [18]. The latter explanation appears in the first edition (Evans 21721) under the heading "Explanation of the large plate." The first edition was evidently issued with the diagram of the solar system, and the second edition with the diagram and accompanying volvelle; however, no copy of the second edition with the diagram and volvelle has been located.
Prospectus for the author's The American seaman's daily assistant, p. [19].
Description: 1 online resource (17, [3] pages, [1] leaf of plates) : illustrations
Responsibility: by Bartholomew Burges.

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