Geometrical And Graphical Essays : Containing A Description Of The Mathematical Instruments Used In Geometry, Civil And Military Surveying, Levelling And Perspective

With Many New Practical Problems. Illustrated by Thirty-Four Copper Plates By The Late George Adams

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Adams, George, 1750-1795.
Corporate Author: W. & S. Jones (Publisher)
Other Authors: Jones, William, 1763-1831.
Associated Name: Glendinning, W. (Printer)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: London : Printed by W. Glendinning, 25, Hatton-Garden; for, and sold by W. and S. Jones, Opticians, Holborn, 1803.
Edition:The Third Edition / Corrected And Enlarged By William Jones, F. AM.P.S.
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Physical Description:10,[6],518,[2]p, 34 folded leaves of plates : ill, (diagrams, maps, plans) ; 22 cm (8vo)
Place of Publication:
England -- London.
General note:Added title page accompanying the plates reads; "Plates to the Geometrical and Graphical Essays, By The Late George Adams ..."
Advertisements: pxii-xiv; "A catalogue of mathematical and philosophical instruments, made and sold by George Adams," p486-500.
With frontispiece engraving: technical illustration of "The Great Theodolite by Ramsden. Used by the late Gen.l Roy & c. in the great English Trigonometrical Operations".
Immediate source of acquisition note:
Donation; Susanna Cayley; 1895.
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