An essay on the nature and superior use of globes in conveying the first principles of geography and astronomy to the minds of youth; also a candid examination of the construction and use of planispheres, wherein The Erroneous Nature, and many bad Consequences, attending the Use of the Vulgar Projection are pointed out: and the nature and use of the globular projection, With many New Improvements, Illustrated by a Solution of Several Problems, Explaining the general Principles of Geography and Astronomy, by Way of Introduction to the more ready Use of the Globes. By Benjamin Martin

Main Author: Martin, Benjamin
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London printed for the author, and sold by him at the Globe, in Fleet-Street 1758, MDCCLVIII. [1758]
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:English Short Title Catalog, T25319. - Price from imprint: Price Sixpence. - Reproduction of original from British Library
Physical Description:Online-Ressource ([2],ii,44p) 8°