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The Resource Dialing, plain, concave, convex, projective, reflective, refractive : shewing hovv to make all such dials and to adorn them with all useful furniture, relating to the course of the sun, performed arithmetically, geometrically, instrumentally and mechanically : and illustrated by sculptures, engraven in copper : comprised in XI distinct tractates, the contents whereof follow next after the preface to the reader, collected, methodised and published by William Leybourn, (electronic resource)

Dialing, plain, concave, convex, projective, reflective, refractive : shewing hovv to make all such dials and to adorn them with all useful furniture, relating to the course of the sun, performed arithmetically, geometrically, instrumentally and mechanically : and illustrated by sculptures, engraven in copper : comprised in XI distinct tractates, the contents whereof follow next after the preface to the reader, collected, methodised and published by William Leybourn, (electronic resource)

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Dialing, plain, concave, convex, projective, reflective, refractive : shewing hovv to make all such dials and to adorn them with all useful furniture, relating to the course of the sun, performed arithmetically, geometrically, instrumentally and mechanically : and illustrated by sculptures, engraven in copper : comprised in XI distinct tractates, the contents whereof follow next after the preface to the reader
Title
Dialing, plain, concave, convex, projective, reflective, refractive
Title remainder
shewing hovv to make all such dials and to adorn them with all useful furniture, relating to the course of the sun, performed arithmetically, geometrically, instrumentally and mechanically : and illustrated by sculptures, engraven in copper : comprised in XI distinct tractates, the contents whereof follow next after the preface to the reader
Statement of responsibility
collected, methodised and published by William Leybourn
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
UBC
Citation location within source
  • L1912
  • I 460
Citation source
  • Wing
  • Arber's Term cat.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z2002
LC item number
.U58
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
patent document
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1626-1716
  • active 17th century-18th century
  • -1652
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Leybourn, William
  • Gibson, Thomas
  • Foster, Samuel
  • J. W.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sundials
  • Mathematical instruments
  • Mathematical instruments
  • Sundials
Target audience
general
Label
Dialing, plain, concave, convex, projective, reflective, refractive : shewing hovv to make all such dials and to adorn them with all useful furniture, relating to the course of the sun, performed arithmetically, geometrically, instrumentally and mechanically : and illustrated by sculptures, engraven in copper : comprised in XI distinct tractates, the contents whereof follow next after the preface to the reader, collected, methodised and published by William Leybourn, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Of the first tractate, the examples are all (or most of them) the same as are Mr. Wells in his Sciographia ... The second tractate was, partly a translation out of Magnon, by Mr. Thomas Gibson: and the third is partly Mr. Samuel Foster's ... The seventh tractate came to my hands in a Latine manuscript of Mr. Samuel Fosters, written with his own hand in anno 1640 ... The ninth tractate is wholly Mr. Samuel Fosters ... The tenth tractate also, is wholly his, and was ... transcribed from a manuscript of his, which he ... entituled Gold ... The eleventh tractate ... is Mr. Fosters also"--Pref
  • Errata: p. [11]
  • Reproduction of original in British Library
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
black and white
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ([11], 76, 89-192, 12, 181-226, 273-330 p., [22] leaves of plates)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill., port.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0037000006
System control number
  • (OCoLC)606639424
  • (OCoLC)ocn606639424
Label
Dialing, plain, concave, convex, projective, reflective, refractive : shewing hovv to make all such dials and to adorn them with all useful furniture, relating to the course of the sun, performed arithmetically, geometrically, instrumentally and mechanically : and illustrated by sculptures, engraven in copper : comprised in XI distinct tractates, the contents whereof follow next after the preface to the reader, collected, methodised and published by William Leybourn, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • "Of the first tractate, the examples are all (or most of them) the same as are Mr. Wells in his Sciographia ... The second tractate was, partly a translation out of Magnon, by Mr. Thomas Gibson: and the third is partly Mr. Samuel Foster's ... The seventh tractate came to my hands in a Latine manuscript of Mr. Samuel Fosters, written with his own hand in anno 1640 ... The ninth tractate is wholly Mr. Samuel Fosters ... The tenth tractate also, is wholly his, and was ... transcribed from a manuscript of his, which he ... entituled Gold ... The eleventh tractate ... is Mr. Fosters also"--Pref
  • Errata: p. [11]
  • Reproduction of original in British Library
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
black and white
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ([11], 76, 89-192, 12, 181-226, 273-330 p., [22] leaves of plates)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill., port.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0037000006
System control number
  • (OCoLC)606639424
  • (OCoLC)ocn606639424

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