An essay at the mechanism of the macrocosm: or the dependance of effects upon their causes. In a new hypothesis, Accommodated to Our Modern and Experimental Philosophy. In which are solved several Phoenomena, hitherto unaccounted for; as the Cause of Gravitation, Motion, Reflexion, Refraction, &c. With a Method proposed to find out the Exact Rate that a Ship Runs, and consequently the Longitude at Sea.
- Purshall, Conyers.
Materia medica; or, a description of simple medicines generally us'd in physick; fully and accurately demonstrating their uses, virtues, and places of growth. AS Also, Their Operating and Acting upon Human Bodies according to the Principles of the New Philosophy, Chymistry, and Mechanism. With An Appendix, shewing the Nature and Use of Mineral Waters. Written originally by the learned Monsieur Tournefort, Botanist to the French King. Faithfully translated into English.
- Tournefort, Joseph Pitton de, 1656-1708.