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1Title:  Tracts on mathematical and philosophical subjects: comprising among numerous important articles, the theory of bridges, with several plans of recent improvement : also, the results of numerous experiments on the force of gunpowder, with application to the modern practice of artillery   
 Creator:  Hutton, Charles, 1737-1823 
 Publication:  Printed for F. C. and J. Rivington [and 10 others], London, 1812 
 Notes:  XXXVIII tracts First edition? Preface dated July 1812 "History of trigonometrical tables": v. 1, p. 278-306 "History of logarithms": v. 1, p. 306-340 "The mean density of the earth, being an account of the calculations made from the survey and measures taken at Mount Shichallin. Improved from the Philosophical transactions, vol. 68, for the year 1778": v. 2, p. [1]-68 "History of algebra": v. 2, p. 143-305 "Corrections" for all 3 vols.: v. 1, p. [xii]. "Errata" also at v. 1, p. [486] 
 Extent:  3 v., [11] leaves of plates (pt. folded) : ill., charts, maps, port. ; 22 cm 
 Subjects:  Mathematics | Mathematics -- History | Bridges | Gunnery | Earth (Planet) -- Density

 
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2Title:  Tracts on mathematical and philosophical subjects: comprising among numerous important articles, the theory of bridges, with several plans of recent improvement; also the results of numerous experiments on the force of gunpowder, with applications to the modern practice of artillery   
 Creator:  Hutton, Charles, 1737-1823 | Burndy Library 
 Publication:  F. C. and J. Rivington, London, 1812. 
 Notes:  "History of trigonometrical tables": v. 1., p. 278-306. "History of logarithms": v. 1, p. 306-340. "The mean density of the earth, being an account of the calculations made from the survey and measures taken at Mount Shichallin. Improved from the Philosophical transactions, vol. 68, for the year 1778." "History of algebra" v. 2, p. 143-305. 
 Extent:  3 v. : front. (port.) illus., plates (part fold.) tab., diagr. ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Mathematics | Mathematics -- History | Bridges | Gunnery | Earth (Planet) -- Density | Burndy Library Collection at the Huntington Library

 
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