Elements of Spherical Astronomy, Comprising the Stereographic Projection of the Sphere in the Planes of the Meridian, Horizon, Equator, Ecliptic, and the Equinoctial and Solstitial Colures,... WITH : Key to the Exercises....

By: Turnbull, William

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xv, [1], 184; iv, 44 pages, and 54 page Imray & Son 1873 Catalogue at rear [Charts, Works on Navigation, and Nautical Instruments, &c.]. Professionally rebacked, spine replaced, endpapers repaired. Former owner's inscription and US flag to verso of front free endpaper. Two leaves a touch proud along fore-edge. Binding is sound. Title of the main work continues: 'with Tables of Formula, and Rules for Calculating the Declinations, Right Ascensions, Latitudes, Longitudes, Amplitudes, Azimuths, and Distances of the Heavenly Bodies, the Times of Their Rising, Setting, and Culminating; with Various other Particulars interesting to the Students of Geography and Navigation'. The second work [title page dated 1850]: 'Key to the Exercises of Spherical Astronomy; Comprising Full Solutions of all the examples Proposed for the Exercises to the Student Under Each Problem...'. Followed by the comprehensive Catalogue at rear.

Title: Elements of Spherical Astronomy, Comprising the Stereographic Projection of the Sphere in the Planes of the Meridian, Horizon, Equator, Ecliptic, and the Equinoctial and Solstitial Colures,... WITH : Key to the Exercises....

Author Name: Turnbull, William

Categories: Education, Astronomy,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, James Imray: 1849

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo.

Seller ID: Books012104