Find thousands of books, manuscripts, visual materials and unpublished archives from our collections, many of them with free online access.

Select mechanical exercises: shewing how to construct different clocks, orreries, and sun-dials. On plain and easy principles. With several miscellaneous articles, and new tables. I, for expeditiously computing the time of any new or full moon within ... 6,000 years before and after the 18th century ... II. For graduating and examining the usual lines ... To which is prefixed, a short account of the life of the author / by James Ferguson.

  • Ferguson, James, 1710-1776
  • Books

About this work


London : Printed for W. Strahan and T. Cadell, 1778.

Physical description

6 unnumbered leaves, xliii, 272 pages, 9 folded plates : portrait ; (8vo)


2nd ed.

References note

ESTC T131247


  • English

Where to find it

  • LocationStatusAccess
    Closed stores

Permanent link