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Creator:
Young, T., surveyor.
Title:
Practical geometry, or, A new and easy method of treating that art : whereby the practice of it is rendered plain and familiar : and the student directed in the most easy manner through its several parts and progressions : a work highly necessary for painters ... : the whole illlustrated with upwards of 50 cuts : to which are added, the first principles of trigonometry, land-surveying, mechanics and astronomy / selected from the most approved authors, by T. Young, Surveyor, Bath.
Alternate Title(s):
Practical geometry
New and easy method of treating that art
Edition:
Second edition.
Published/Created:
Bath : Printed and sold by M. Gye, Market-Place, [1810]
Physical Description:
144 p. : ill. ; 17 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
QA497 .Y68 1810
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
With wood engraved diagrams.
Date of publication from NSTC.
NSTC, Y252
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in later boards.
Contents:
Of geometry -- Practical geometry -- Geometrical problems -- Trigonometry -- Mechanics -- Astronomy -- Rudiments of land surveying.
Subject Terms:
Astronomy.
Geometrical drawing.
Geometry, Descriptive.
Gye, M. -- Printer.
Mechanical drawing.
Surveying.
Trigonometry.
Form/Genre:
Wood engravings -- 1810.
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