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The Resource Posthuma Fosteri : the description of a ruler, upon which is inscribed divers scales: and the uses thereof: invented and written by Mr. Samuel Foster, late professor of astronomie in Gresham-Colledg. By which the most usual propositions in astronomy, navigation, and dialling, are facily performed. Also, a further use of the said scales in deliniating of far declining dials; and of those that decline and recline, three severall wayes. With the deliniating of all horizontall dials, between 30 and 60 gr. of latitude, without drawing any lines but the houres themselves, (electronic resource)

Posthuma Fosteri : the description of a ruler, upon which is inscribed divers scales: and the uses thereof: invented and written by Mr. Samuel Foster, late professor of astronomie in Gresham-Colledg. By which the most usual propositions in astronomy, navigation, and dialling, are facily performed. Also, a further use of the said scales in deliniating of far declining dials; and of those that decline and recline, three severall wayes. With the deliniating of all horizontall dials, between 30 and 60 gr. of latitude, without drawing any lines but the houres themselves, (electronic resource)

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Posthuma Fosteri : the description of a ruler, upon which is inscribed divers scales: and the uses thereof: invented and written by Mr. Samuel Foster, late professor of astronomie in Gresham-Colledg. By which the most usual propositions in astronomy, navigation, and dialling, are facily performed. Also, a further use of the said scales in deliniating of far declining dials; and of those that decline and recline, three severall wayes. With the deliniating of all horizontall dials, between 30 and 60 gr. of latitude, without drawing any lines but the houres themselves
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Posthuma Fosteri
Title remainder
the description of a ruler, upon which is inscribed divers scales: and the uses thereof: invented and written by Mr. Samuel Foster, late professor of astronomie in Gresham-Colledg. By which the most usual propositions in astronomy, navigation, and dialling, are facily performed. Also, a further use of the said scales in deliniating of far declining dials; and of those that decline and recline, three severall wayes. With the deliniating of all horizontall dials, between 30 and 60 gr. of latitude, without drawing any lines but the houres themselves
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Subject
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Language
eng
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Cataloging source
UBC
Citation location within source
F1635A
Citation source
Wing (2nd ed.)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
-1652
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Foster, Samuel
Illustrations
illustrations
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/subjectName
  • Astronomy
  • Nautical astronomy
  • Navigation
  • Astronomy
  • Nautical astronomy
  • Navigation
Target audience
general
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Posthuma Fosteri : the description of a ruler, upon which is inscribed divers scales: and the uses thereof: invented and written by Mr. Samuel Foster, late professor of astronomie in Gresham-Colledg. By which the most usual propositions in astronomy, navigation, and dialling, are facily performed. Also, a further use of the said scales in deliniating of far declining dials; and of those that decline and recline, three severall wayes. With the deliniating of all horizontall dials, between 30 and 60 gr. of latitude, without drawing any lines but the houres themselves, (electronic resource)
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  • With final page of errata
  • Reproduction of the original in the British Library
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file reproduced from microform
Color
black and white
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource ([8], 80, [2] p.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0037000080
System control number
  • (OCoLC)606874417
  • (OCoLC)ocn606874417
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Posthuma Fosteri : the description of a ruler, upon which is inscribed divers scales: and the uses thereof: invented and written by Mr. Samuel Foster, late professor of astronomie in Gresham-Colledg. By which the most usual propositions in astronomy, navigation, and dialling, are facily performed. Also, a further use of the said scales in deliniating of far declining dials; and of those that decline and recline, three severall wayes. With the deliniating of all horizontall dials, between 30 and 60 gr. of latitude, without drawing any lines but the houres themselves, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • With final page of errata
  • Reproduction of the original in the British Library
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
black and white
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ([8], 80, [2] p.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0037000080
System control number
  • (OCoLC)606874417
  • (OCoLC)ocn606874417

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