Miscellaneous arithmetic Or A full account of the new calendar; with the several uses of the logarithms, and of multiplication and division by Mony, &c. In seven parts. containing, I. A brief account of the festivals and fasts of the Jewish and Christian churches; which such others as are mentioned in the present new calendar; very necessary for the better understanding the said calendar; II. A dissertation concerning years, months, &c. and the manner of their being settled in the world, for the better computation of time. Together with the calculation of scripture-measures, weights, and coins: and an observation concerning the exquisite workmanship of the tabernacle, &c. in the time of moses. III. Rules for finding the golden number, epact, &c. together with the method of calculating Easter, and all the other moveable feasts throughout the year: all which serve for a further understanding of the present new calender. IV.

Main Author: Dilworth, Thomas
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London Printed and sold by Henry Kent, at the Printing Office in Finch-lane near the Royal Exchange 1766, MDCCLXVI. [1766]
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:English Short Title Catalog, T172300. - Reproduction of original from Cambridge University Library. - With a final advertisement leaf
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (257,[3]p.,plate,tables) port.,ill 12°