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The Resource The art of dialling, by a new, easie, and most speedy way. : Shewing how to describe the hour lines upon all forts of plains; howsoever, or in what latitude soever situated. Also; to find the hour of the day, and the azimuth of the sun, whereby the sight of any plain is examined. Performed by a quadrant filled with lines necessary to that purpose., Invented and published in Anno 1638, by Samuel Forster, then Professor of Astronomie in Gresham Colledge, (electronic resource)

The art of dialling, by a new, easie, and most speedy way. : Shewing how to describe the hour lines upon all forts of plains; howsoever, or in what latitude soever situated. Also; to find the hour of the day, and the azimuth of the sun, whereby the sight of any plain is examined. Performed by a quadrant filled with lines necessary to that purpose., Invented and published in Anno 1638, by Samuel Forster, then Professor of Astronomie in Gresham Colledge, (electronic resource)

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The art of dialling, by a new, easie, and most speedy way. : Shewing how to describe the hour lines upon all forts of plains; howsoever, or in what latitude soever situated. Also; to find the hour of the day, and the azimuth of the sun, whereby the sight of any plain is examined. Performed by a quadrant filled with lines necessary to that purpose.
Title
The art of dialling, by a new, easie, and most speedy way.
Title remainder
Shewing how to describe the hour lines upon all forts of plains; howsoever, or in what latitude soever situated. Also; to find the hour of the day, and the azimuth of the sun, whereby the sight of any plain is examined. Performed by a quadrant filled with lines necessary to that purpose.
Statement of responsibility
Invented and published in Anno 1638, by Samuel Forster, then Professor of Astronomie in Gresham Colledge
Title variation
Art of dialing, by a new, easy, and most speedy way
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
EUX
Citation location within source
F1629
Citation source
Wing (2nd ed.)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
-1652
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Foster, Samuel
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
QB213
LC item number
.F67 1675
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1626-1716
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Leybourn, William
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Time measurements
  • Quadrants (Astronomical instruments)
  • Latitude
  • Latitude
  • Quadrants (Astronomical instruments)
  • Time measurements
Target audience
general
Label
The art of dialling, by a new, easie, and most speedy way. : Shewing how to describe the hour lines upon all forts of plains; howsoever, or in what latitude soever situated. Also; to find the hour of the day, and the azimuth of the sun, whereby the sight of any plain is examined. Performed by a quadrant filled with lines necessary to that purpose., Invented and published in Anno 1638, by Samuel Forster, then Professor of Astronomie in Gresham Colledge, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reproduction of the original in the National Library of Scotland
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
black and white
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
  • The second edition /
  • with several additions and variations of the authors, deduced from his own manuscript. With a supplement, performing all the instrumental work of the quadrant, by calculation. By help of the canons of sines and tangents, which of all ways is the most exact. By William Leybourn Philomath.
Extent
[8], 55, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access may be restricted to authorized University of Edinburgh users
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill., charts.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0037000120
System control number
  • (OCoLC)606768428
  • (OCoLC)ocn606768428
Label
The art of dialling, by a new, easie, and most speedy way. : Shewing how to describe the hour lines upon all forts of plains; howsoever, or in what latitude soever situated. Also; to find the hour of the day, and the azimuth of the sun, whereby the sight of any plain is examined. Performed by a quadrant filled with lines necessary to that purpose., Invented and published in Anno 1638, by Samuel Forster, then Professor of Astronomie in Gresham Colledge, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Reproduction of the original in the National Library of Scotland
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
black and white
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
  • The second edition /
  • with several additions and variations of the authors, deduced from his own manuscript. With a supplement, performing all the instrumental work of the quadrant, by calculation. By help of the canons of sines and tangents, which of all ways is the most exact. By William Leybourn Philomath.
Extent
[8], 55, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access may be restricted to authorized University of Edinburgh users
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill., charts.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0037000120
System control number
  • (OCoLC)606768428
  • (OCoLC)ocn606768428

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