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The Resource Dialling : : plain, concave, convex, projective, reflective, refractive : shewing how 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 with sculptures engraven in copper : comprised in XIV distinct tractates, the contents whereof follow next after the preface to the reader, collected, methodifed, and published by William Leybourn, (electronic resource)

Dialling : : plain, concave, convex, projective, reflective, refractive : shewing how 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 with sculptures engraven in copper : comprised in XIV distinct tractates, the contents whereof follow next after the preface to the reader, collected, methodifed, and published by William Leybourn, (electronic resource)

Label
Dialling : : plain, concave, convex, projective, reflective, refractive : shewing how 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 with sculptures engraven in copper : comprised in XIV distinct tractates, the contents whereof follow next after the preface to the reader
Title
Dialling
Title remainder
: plain, concave, convex, projective, reflective, refractive : shewing how 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 with sculptures engraven in copper : comprised in XIV distinct tractates, the contents whereof follow next after the preface to the reader
Statement of responsibility
collected, methodifed, and published by William Leybourn
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
EUX
Citation location within source
L1913
Citation source
Wing
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1626-1716
  • -1652
  • 1607-1688
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Leybourn, William
  • Wells, J. R.
  • Foster, Samuel
  • Twysden, John
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sundials
  • Mathematical instruments
  • Mathematical instruments
  • Sundials
Target audience
general
Label
Dialling : : plain, concave, convex, projective, reflective, refractive : shewing how 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 with sculptures engraven in copper : comprised in XIV distinct tractates, the contents whereof follow next after the preface to the reader, collected, methodifed, and published by William Leybourn, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • The author's name appears after the edition statement
  • "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 Foster's, written with his own hand in anno 1640 ... The ninth tractate is wholly Mr. Samuel Foster's ... The tenth tractate also, is wholly his, and was ... transcribed from a manuscript of his, which he ... entituled Gold ... The eleventh tractate ... is Mr. Foster's also"--Pref
  • Also includes: Reflex dialling / by John Twysden; and, Another way of reflex dialling, being the extract of a letter / written by Mr. Im. Halton
  • Reproduction of original in Harvard University Libraries
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
  • The second edition corrected,
  • and two new tractates added.
Extent
1 online resource (12 unnumbered pages, 156, 191 pages, 32 unnumbered leaves of plates (some folded))
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
lossless
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, portrait.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0037000008
System control number
  • (OCoLC)873679412
  • (OCoLC)ocn873679412
Label
Dialling : : plain, concave, convex, projective, reflective, refractive : shewing how 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 with sculptures engraven in copper : comprised in XIV distinct tractates, the contents whereof follow next after the preface to the reader, collected, methodifed, and published by William Leybourn, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • The author's name appears after the edition statement
  • "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 Foster's, written with his own hand in anno 1640 ... The ninth tractate is wholly Mr. Samuel Foster's ... The tenth tractate also, is wholly his, and was ... transcribed from a manuscript of his, which he ... entituled Gold ... The eleventh tractate ... is Mr. Foster's also"--Pref
  • Also includes: Reflex dialling / by John Twysden; and, Another way of reflex dialling, being the extract of a letter / written by Mr. Im. Halton
  • Reproduction of original in Harvard University Libraries
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
  • The second edition corrected,
  • and two new tractates added.
Extent
1 online resource (12 unnumbered pages, 156, 191 pages, 32 unnumbered leaves of plates (some folded))
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
lossless
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, portrait.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0037000008
System control number
  • (OCoLC)873679412
  • (OCoLC)ocn873679412

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