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James Ferguson

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 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. By James Ferguson, F. R. S.

London: Printed for W. Strahan ...,
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A precise edition for this title cannot be identified as it is only listed in the 18th Century catalogs, which do not list full publication details. See ESTC links at left for a complete list of editions that may have been owned by the Library.

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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 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. By James Ferguson, F. R. S. Library Average
Circulation records from 1793-1799 are lost.
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Borrower Name Volume Date Out Date In Fine Transcribed
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Daniel Crommelin Verplanck1/15/17911/21/1791Ferguson's Astronomy
Daniel Crommelin Verplanck2/14/17913/7/1791Ferguson's Ast.
Daniel Crommelin Verplanck3/15/17913/22/1791Ferguson's Astronomy
Samuel Jones5/14/17915/20/1791Fergusons Astronomy
John Cozine6/2/17916/20/1791Fergusons Astronomy
James Watson12/5/179112/19/1791Ferguson's Astronomy
Henry M. Van Solingen1/29/17922/4/1792Fergusons Astronomy
Thomas Smith2/9/17922/15/1792Ferguson's Astronomy
Valentine Peters2/23/17923/7/1792Ferguson Astron
Charles Baldwin9/28/180410/08/1804Fergusons Astronomy
Ann Pierce5/15/18055/15/1805Fergusons "self
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