| Samuel Maunder - 1853 - 920 pages
...of the Material Universe, deduced from a Survey of the Solar system. But hia greatest work is his " **Astronomy explained upon Sir Isaac Newton's Principles, and made easy to those who** have not studied Mathematics." On the accession of George III., who had attended his lectures, he received... | |
| Parke Godwin - 1854 - 840 pages
...of the material universe, deduced from a survey of the polar nystein. But his greatest work is his " **Astronomy explained upon Sir Isaac Newton's Principles,...made easy to those who hnve not studied Mathematics."** On the accession of Georgn III. he was elected в fellow of the Royal Society. Ho published numerous... | |
| Samuel Orchart Beeton - 1859
...Material Universe, deduced from a Surrey of the Solar System." • His greatest work, however, is his " **Astronomy explained upon Sir Isaac Newton's Principles, and made easy to those who** have not studied Mathematics." It first appeared in 1756, 4to, and has frequently been reprinted. On... | |
| Robert Kemp Philp - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1859 - 396 pages
...fame. In 1754 he published a brief description of tho eolar system, but his greatest work was his •' **Astronomy explained upon Sir Isaac Newton's principles, and made easy to those who** have not studied Mathematics." He died on the 16th of November, 1776. JOHN MILTON, the distinguished... | |
| 1860 - 782 pages
...Saviour's Crucifixion ; An Idea of the Material Universe, deduced from a Survey of the Solar System ; **Astronomy explained upon Sir Isaac Newton's principles, and made easy to those who** have not studied Mathematics ; Lectures on Sub* jects in Mechanics, Hydrostatics, Pneumatics, and Optics,... | |
| William Anderson - Heraldry - 1862 - 806 pages
...8vo. An idea of the Material Universe, deduced from a Survey of the Solar System. Lond. 1754, 8vo. **Astronomy explained, upon Sir Isaac Newton's Principles, and made easy to those who** have not studied Mathematics. Lond. 1756, 1757, 4to. The same ; to which is added, A plain Method of... | |
| William Leist Readwin Cates - Biography - 1867 - 2420 pages
...experimental philosophy, which he repeated with success throughout the kingdom. His chief work is his **'Astronomy explained upon Sir Isaac Newton's Principles, and made easy to those who** have not studii-d Mathematics.' On the accession of George III., who had attended his lectures, he... | |
| James Ferguson, Ebenezer Henderson - Astronomers - 1867 - 534 pages
...with 23 Copperplates of the anthor's MACHINERY and DIAGRAMS. Price 12s. 6d. in Boards, Qnarto. 2d, **ASTRONOMY explained upon SIR ISAAC NEWTON'S PRINCIPLES, and made easy to those who** have uot studied MATHEMATICS, to which are added — The method of finding the DISTANCES of all the... | |
| Library of Congress. Catalog, 1868 - 1869 - 332 pages
...observado en Espana. 2 pi 107 pp. 16°. Burdeos, L. Boudrie, [about 1783]. ; Ferguson (James, FRS} **Astronomy explained upon sir Isaac Newton's principles, and made easy to those who** have not studied mathematics. 10th ed. 4 pi 503 pp. 8 i. 17 pi. 8°. London, J. Johnson, etc. 1799.... | |
| George W. Bartle - Great Britain - 1869 - 364 pages
...of "Chemical and Philosophical Researches." (1778—1829). ASTRONOMERS. James Ferguson, author of " **Astronomy explained upon Sir ISAAC NEWTON'S principles, and made easy to those who** have not studied Mathematics," &c. (1710—1776). Sir William Herschel, private astronomer to GBORGE... | |
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