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FERGUSON, James
Lectures on select subjects: in mechanics, hydrostatics, hydraulics, pneumatics, and optics
for T. Longman, B. Law and Son, G.C.J. and J. Robinson, T. Cadell, W. Fox [and 6 others in London]. 1793 James Ferguson Physics Mechanics Inventions Astronomy Isaac Newton Clocks James Ferguson was a prominent Scottish physicist and astronomer known for his lectures and studies on mechanics, hydraulics, optics, and astronomy. These public lectures on experimental philosophy and physics were repeated throughout various towns in England and eventually transcribed for publishing. This 1793 printing of the lectures of Ferguson includes impressive, folding engravings depicting mechanical inventions, gears, optics, hydraulics, clocks, and globes. Item number: #13682 Price: $550 FERGUSON, James Lectures on select subjects: in mechanics, hydrostatics, hydraulics, pneumatics, and optics London : Printed for T. Longman, B. Law and Son, G.C.J. and J. Robinson, T. Cadell, W. Fox [and 6 others in London], 1793. Eighth edition. Details: Collation: Complete with all pages; 2 parts in 1 Lectures [14], 396, [6] 23 folding plates Supplement [3], 4-48 13 folding plates Provenance: Armorial Bookplate – John Weyland John Weyland (1774–1854) was an English writer on the “poor laws” and a Member of Parliament. Weyland founded the British Review and London Critical Journal with William Roberts in 1811, as a quarterly that appeared to 1825. Language: English Binding: Leather; tight & secure Size: ~8.5in X 5.5in (22cm x 14cm) Our Guarantee: Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide. Customer satisfaction is our priority! Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without … [Click Below for Full Description]
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