The Works of Edmund Gunter Containing the Description and Use of His Sector, Cross-Staff, Bow, Quadrant, and Other Instruments

The Works of Edmund Gunter Containing the Description and Use of His Sector, Cross-Staff, Bow, Quadrant, and Other Instruments : With a Canon of Artificial Sines and Tangents (1662)

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This book represents an authentic reproduction of the text as printed by the original publisher. While we have attempted to accurately maintain the integrity of the original work, there are sometimes problems with the original work or the micro-film from which the books were digitized. This can result in errors in reproduction. Possible imperfections include missing and blurred pages, poor pictures, markings and other reproduction issues beyond our control. Because this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment to protecting, preserving and promoting the world's literature. ++++The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification: ++++The works of Edmund Gunter containing the description and use of his sector, cross-staff, bow, quadrant, and other instruments: with a canon of artificial sines and tangentsWorks.Gunter, Edmund, 1581-1626.Leybourn, William, 1626-1716.Foster, Samuel, d. 1652.[Edition statement: ] The fourth edition: to which is added, the description and use of another sector with more lines differing from that of Mr. Gunter, both in form and manner of working: as also of a quadrant fitted with new lines serving the former uses, and many other, more accurately: /both invented and written by Mr. Sam Foster ..., now published from his manuscripts: the whole work examined, and in many places enlarged, by W.L.Added illustrated t.p.Advertisement: p. [1]-[3] at end.Added t.p. and separate paging ([2], 36, [2] p.): The sector altered, and other scales added.Added t.p. and separate paging ([2], 109, [2] p.): The crosse-staffe.Caption title and separate paging (64 p.): The general use of the canon, and tables of logarithmes.Added t.p. and unpaged ([95] p.): Canon triangulorum, or, Table of artificial sines and tangents.Caption title and unpaged ([73] p.): Ten chiliades, or, The logarithms of absolute numbers from an unite to ten thousand.4 pts. ([10], 152; [2], 36, [2]; [2], 109, [2]; 166, 64, [95], [73], 2, [1] p., 1 folded leaf of plates): London: Printed by W.L. for Francis Eglesfield ..., Wing / G2240EnglishReproduction of the original in the Bodleian Library++++This book represents an authentic reproduction of the text as printed by the original publisher. While we have attempted to accurately maintain the integrity of the original work, there are sometimes problems with the original work or the micro-film from which the books were digitized. This can result in errors in reproduction. Possible imperfections include missing and blurred pages, poor pictures, markings and other reproduction issues beyond our control. Because this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment to protecting, preserving and promoting the world's literature.show more

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  • Paperback | 730 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 37mm | 1,279g
  • Eebo Editions, Proquest
  • Charleston SC, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1240846223
  • 9781240846221