Antiquarian Horology: A Private Library. Online Auction

June 27, 2013

LOT 12
James Ferguson F. R. S. (1710-1776)
  • James Ferguson F. R. S. (1710-1776)
  • James Ferguson F. R. S. (1710-1776)
  • James Ferguson F. R. S. (1710-1776)

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James Ferguson F. R. S. (1710-1776)

LECTURES ON SELECT SUBJECTS IN MECHANICS, HYDROSTATICS, HYDRAULICS, PNEUMATICS AND OPTICS WITH THE USE OF THE GLOBES, THE ART OF DIALING AND THE CALCULATION OF THE MEAN TIMES OF NEW AND FULL MOONS AND ECLIPSES

1790, 8vo., half title, 396pp. plus 48pp. supplement, 36 fold out engraved plates, 19th century half calf binding with marble boards
Minor toning, foxing, staining.

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $120
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