An easy introduction to astronomy for young gentlemen and ladies: describing The Figure, Motions, and Dimensions of the Earth; the different Seasons; Gravity and Light; the Solar System; and Transit of Venus, and its Use in Astronomy; the Moon's Motion and Phases; the Eclipses of the Sun and Moon; the Cause of the Ebbing and Flowing of the Sea, &c. The second edition. Illustrated with copper-plates. By James Ferguson, F.R.S

Main Author: Ferguson, James
Format: eBook
Published: London printed for T. Cadell, successor to Mr. Millar, in the Strand 1769, MDCCLXIX. [1769]
Online Access:
Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:English Short Title Catalog, T18556. - First published as 'The young gentleman and lady's astronomy'. - Reproduction of original from British Library
Physical Description:Online-Ressource ([4],252p.,plates) 8°