 1  Title:  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, 17371823    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. 278306 "History of logarithms": v. 1, p. 306340 "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. 143305 "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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2  Title:  Essays, mathematical and physical: containing new theories and illustrations of some very important and difficult subjects of the sciences    Creator:  Mansfield, Jared, 17591830    Publication:  Printed by William W. Morse, NewHaven, [1801]    Notes:  Preface signed: J. Mansfield Includes bibliographic references Unnumbered pages at end contain: "New tables, for computing the latitude and longitude at sea ...", followed by "Errata" (last page)    Extent:  vii, [1], 274 p., 1 l., [48] p., 13 folded plates    Subjects:  Mathematics  Nautical astronomy  Celestial mechanics  Gunnery
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3  Title:  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, 17371823  Burndy Library    Publication:  F. C. and J. Rivington, London, 1812.    Notes:  "History of trigonometrical tables": v. 1., p. 278306. "History of logarithms": v. 1, p. 306340. "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. 143305.    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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