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  • Title The nature and construction of a solar eclipse explained and exemplified in that which will happen on April 1st, A.D. 1764. Containing, I. The geometrical construction of a general eclipse of the sun, exhibiting its phases and affections, by scale and compasses. II. The same by trigonometrical calculation. III. The construction and phases of a solar eclipse for any particular place, exemplified for the city of London. IV. Of the form and dimensions of the moon's dark shadow on the Earth's surface considered not as a sphere but as a spheroid. V. The method of exhibiting all the phases of a solar eclipse in the best manner, by a reflecting telescope, in a room not darkened. By Benjamin Martin
  • Author Martin, Benjamin, 1705-1782
  • Publication Date MDCCLXIV. [1764]
  • Imprint London : Printed for the author in Fleet-Street, MDCCLXIV. [1764].
  • Pages 21
  • Language English
  • Document Type Monograph
  • Microfilm Reel # 13755
  • ESTC Number T25332
  • Physical Description [2],16,[2]p.,fold.plate ; 4°
  • Source Library British Library
  • Gale Document Number GALE|CB0129852118

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