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1Title:  A mathematical manual: containing, tables of logarithmes, for numbers, sines, and tangents. With the manifold use thereof briefly explained and applied in arithmetick, geometry, astronomy, geography, surveying, navigation, dialling, gunnery, and gauging. By Henry Phillippes   
 Creator:  Phillippes, Henry, -1677? 
 Publication:  printed by E. Cotes for G. Hurlock, W Fisher, E Thomas and D. Page, and are to be sold over against St. Magnus Church near London bridge, at the Postern gate near Tower-hill, at the Adam and Eve in Little Britain, and at the Anchor and Mariner in East Smithfield, London, 1669 
 Notes:  The last leaf is blank "A table of artificial sines and tangents" has separate dated title page on p2sB2r; "A table of logarithm numbers" and "A table of proportional parts" each have separate dated title page; register is continuous with "A table of artificial sines and tangents" 
 Extent:  [6], 205, [177] p., [3] folded plates : ill., tables; 8vo 
 Subjects:  Mathematics -- Early works to 1800 | Logarithms -- Early works to 1800 | Gaging -- Early works to 1800 | Sundials -- Early works to 1800 | Gunnery -- Early works to 1800

 
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2Title:  Song of the sea shells: and other poems   
 Creator:  Fisher, Thomas, 1801-1856 
 Publication:  Printed by John C. Robb, Philadelphia, 1851, [c1850] 
 Notes:  Title and text within ruled borders 
 Extent:  64 p. 22 cm 
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3Title:  A short vievv of the long life and raigne of Henry the Third, King of England: Presented to King Iames   
 Creator:  Cotton, RobertSir, 1571-1631 | Bridgewater House Library 
 Publication:  Printed [by John Okes, Bernard Alsop, and Thomas Fawcet for Benjamin Fisher], London], M D CXXVII. [1627] 
 Notes:  Anonymous. By Sir Robert Cotton The roman numeral date is made with turned C's Publisher's name from STC. "Okes app[arently]. pr[inted]. quires a-e, Alsop and Fawcet quire f"--STC In this edition a2v lines 1-2 read: gainst .. Norffolke Variant: title has: And presented to King Iames Signatures: a-fp4s 
 Extent:  39, 42-49, [1] p. ; (4to) 
 Subjects:  Henry -- III, -- King of England, -- 1207-1272 | Great Britain -- History -- Henry III, 1216-1272 -- Early works to 1800

 
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4Title:  The mariner's magazine; or, Sturmy's mathematical and practical arts: Containing, the description and use of the scale of scales; it being a mathematical ruler, that resolves most mathematical conclusions: and likewise the making and use of the crostaff, quadrant, and the quadrat, nocturnals, and other most useful instruments for all artists and navigators. The art of navigation, resolved geometrically, instrumentally, and by calculation, and by that late excellent invention of logarithms, in the three principal kinds of sailing; with new tables of the longitude and latitude of the most eminent places round the world, from the meridian of the lizard: and new exact tables of the sun's declination, newly calculated; and of the longitude and latitude, declination and right ascension of some eminent fixed stars. Together with a discourse of the practick part of navigation, in working a ship in all weathers and conditions at sea. A new way of surveying of land, by the mariners azimuth or amplitude compass; very easie and delightful to all sorts of navigators, mariners, or others. The art of gauging all sorts of vessels; and the measuring of timber, glass, board, stone, walls, cielings, and tylings. The art of gunnery ... also, artificial fire-works for sea and land service, as also for recreation and delight, with figures. Astronomy, geometrical, instrumental, and by calculation. The art of dialling by a gnomonical scale, and likewise by calculation ... Whereunto is annexed, an abridgment of the penalties and forfeitures, by acts of parliaments appointed, relating to the customs and navigation. Also, a compendium of fortification, both geometrically and instrumentally   
 Creator:  Sturmy, Samuel, 1633-1669 | Cotes, E. (Ellen) | Hurlock, G. (George) | Fisher, William, active 1657-1690 | Thomas, Edward, active 1657-1687 | Page, Dixy | Godbid, William | Cross, Thomas, active 1632-1682 | Hayes, Walter, active 1678 
 Publication:  Printed by E. Cotes for G. Hurlock, W. Fisher, E. Thomas, and D. Page, and are to be sold at their shops over against St. Magnus Church neer London-bridge, at the Postern-gate neer Tower-hill, at the Adam and Eve in Little Britain, and at the Anchor and Mariner in East-Smithfield, London, MDCLXIX. [1669]. 
 Notes:  Title page in red and black. With an added engraved t.p, verso blank. "A constant kalendar; or an almanack for three hundred years .." and "The mariner's magazine; or, Sturmy's mathematical and practical arts. The sixth book" have separate title pages, but continuous pagination and signatures. "Sturmy's mathematical and practical arts. The fifth book" has a separate dated title page with imprint "Printed by William Godbid" and separate pagination and signatures. "The seventh book. The mariners magazine, or, Sturmy's mathematical and practical arts." has a separate dated title page and separate pagination and signatures. "Canon triangulorum logarithmicus" (Wing S6095) has a separate dated title page, with imprint "printed by E. Cotes", with separate signatures and no pagination. Engraved title page signed: Tho: Cross sculpsit. Text illustrated with engraved and woodcut mathematical diagrams, tables, and instruments. Engraved scales are by Walter Hayes. Three of the plates have volvelles (i.e. movable dials) that depict methods for measuring tides & compass variation, plotting a position at night, and computing the movements of the stars. Signatures: Ap4s [superscript pi]a-cp4s B-2Cp4s 2Dp4s(2D1+chip2s) 2Ep4s 2Fp2s, 3Ap4s(3A1+3ap2s) 3B-3Rp4s, 4A-4Gp4s, a-mp2s n-qp4s (3R4 blank). Errata on p. [31] at beginning. 
 Extent:  [32], 202, [4], 203-219, [7], 132, [6], 52, [52], 11, [3], 13, [1] p., [12] leaves of plates (7 folded) : ill., diagrams, tables ; 30 cm. (fol.) 
 Subjects:  Navigation -- Early works to 1800 | Surveying -- Early works to 1800 | Gunnery -- Early works to 1800 | Fireworks -- Early works to 1800 | Sundials -- Early works to 1800 | Spherical astronomy -- Early works to 1800 | Volvelles Great Britain 17th century | Errata lists (Publishing) Great Britain 17th century | Bookplates (Provenance)

 
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5Title:  Mathematics simplified and made attractive ; or the laws of motion explained   
 Creator:  Fisher, Thomas, 1801-1856 
 Publication:  Published by the Author, No. 110 South Front Street, Philadelphia, 1853.. 
 Notes:  Cover title: Fisher's mathematics simplified. "Printed by John C. Robb, No. 8 Pear Street, Philadelphia"--Title page verso. Bound in blind- and gilt-stamped green cloth boards. Portfolio bound in three-quarters green leather with brown mottled paper boards; white-printed blue paper label on front cover. Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  xi, [1], 13-128 pages ; 24 cm. + 1 portfolio (19 leaves of plates : some color ; 53 cm.) 
 Subjects:  Mathematics -- Study and teaching | Motion | Physics | Geometry | Mathematics Study and teaching | Burndy Library Collection at the Huntington Library

 
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6Title:  John Hunter, man of science and surgeon, 1728-1793   
 Creator:  Paget, Stephen, 1855-1926 | Longo, Lawrence D. | Longo, Betty Jeanne | Unwin, T. Fisher (Thomas Fisher), 1848-1935 
 Publication:  T. Fisher Unwin, Paternoster Square, London, MDCCCXCVII [1897]. 
 Notes:  With a half-title and series title page. Title page printed in red and black. Bound in publisher's ribbed green cloth boards; gilt-stamped spine and cover titles. Includes bibliographical references and index. 
 Extent:  271, [1] pages, [1] leaf of plate : illustrations, portrait ; 20 cm. 
 Subjects:  Hunter, John, -- 1728-1793 | Physicians -- England -- Biography | Surgeons -- Biography

 
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