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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, as deduced from observations of the transit in the year 1761

Author: James FergusonJeremiah HorrocksThomas LongmanB LawJoseph JohnsonAll authors
Publisher: London : Printed for J., F. and C. Rivington, T. Longman, B. Law, J. Johnson, G.G.J. and J. Robinson, T. Cadell, J. Bew, J. Murray, R. Baldwin, W. Lowndes, W. Bent, and J. Evans, 1790.
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Ferguson, James, 1710-1776.
Astronomy explained upon Sir Isaac Newton's Principles.
London : Printed for J., F. and C. Rivington, T. Longman, B. Law, J. Johnson, G.G.J. and J. Robinson, T. Cadell, J. Bew, J. Murray, R. Baldwin, W. Lowndes, W. Bent, and J. Evans, 1790
(OCoLC)906656190
Named Person: Isaac Newton
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Ferguson; Jeremiah Horrocks; Thomas Longman; B Law; Joseph Johnson; T Cadell; John Bew; John Murray; R Baldwin; W Lowndes; William Bent; James Evans, (Bookseller); G Child; James Mynde; J., F., and C. Rivington (Firm),; G. G. J. and J. Robinson (Paternoster-Row, London, England),
OCLC Number: 1213632
Notes: Includes index.
Plates drawn by Ferguson and engraved by G. Child and J. Mynde.
Binder's instructions: p. 17, last count.
Description: [8], 503, [17] pages, xvii folded leaves of plates : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by James Ferguson ...

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