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Astronomical Observations: N–T

Newton, Sir Isaac
Opticks: or, a treatise of the reflections, refractions, inflections and colours of light. London: W. & J. Innys, 1721
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3rd. ed., corrected. pp. VIII + 382. plate. sm. 8vo.


Newton, Sir Isaac
Opuscala mathematica, philosophica et philologica. Collegit partimque Latine vertit...J. Castillioneus. Lausannae et Genevae: M. M. Bosquet, etc. 1744.
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3 tom. pp. XXVIII + 420. VI + 423. VI + 566. plates. 4to.


Newton, Sir Isaac
Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica. 1760
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3 vols. in 2 vols. pp.XXXI + 548. 422. XXVIII + 703.


Newton, Sir Isaac
Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica. Genevae: Barrillot & Filii, 1739 - 1742
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3 vols. vol.3 is 2 parts in 1 vol. pp. XXXV + 548. 422. XXVIII + 374. VIII + 375-703.


Newton, Sir Isaac
Principes mathematiques de la philosophe naturelle, par feue Madame la Marquise du Chastellet. Paris: Desaint & Saillant, 1759
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3 vols. in 2 vols. pp. XX + 243. 245-437. 180 + 297. plates. 4to.
Includes poem 'Sur la physique de Newton' in vol.1. Also 'Exposition abregee du systeme du monde et explication des principaux phenomenes astronomiques tirees des principes de M. Newton' after vol.3.


Newton, Sir Isaac
The chronology of ancient kingdoms amended. To which is prefixed a short chronicle from the first memory of things in Europe, to the conquest of Persia by Alexander the Great. Ed. by J. Conduitt. London: J. Tonson, 1728
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pp. XVI + 376. plans. 4to.


Newton, Sir Isaac
The mathematical principles of natural philosophy...translated into English by Andrew Motte. To which are added, Newton's system of the world; a short comment on, and defence of, the principia, by W. Emerson... London: H. D. Symonds, 1803
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..with The laws of the moon's motion according to gravity by John Machin.
A new ed. with the life of the author; and a portrait...carefully revised and corrected by W. Davis. 3 vols. pp. LX + 211 + 321 + 231. 25 + 19 + 8 plates.


Nicholson, P.
Analytical and arithmetical essays. London: Davis and Dickson, 1821 59021c
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pp. 12 + 12 + 88 + 4 + 16 + 40 + 30 + 20 + 11.

Ovidius Naso, Publius
P. Ovidii Nasonis Fastorum libri VI cum notis selectissimis variorum. London, 1699
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pp. 352.


Paoli, Pietso
Supplemento agli elementi di algebra inedito. Pisa: Societa Letteraria, 1804.
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pp. VI + 286. sm. 4to.


Paris, Academie des Sciences
Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des seances de l'Academie des Sciences. Vol. 12. Seances janvier - juin 1841. 31246c
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pp. 1287. tables.
Wants title page.


Juan Y. de Santacilla, Jorge
Examen maritime, theorique et practique ou traite de mechanique, applique a la construction etala manoeuvre des vaisseaux et autre batiments. Traduit de l'espagnol, avec des additions par M. Leveque. Nantes: L'auteur, 1783
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2 vols. pp.XII + 396 + 14 + 364 + 20. plates. 4to.


Paris, Academie des Sciences
Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des seances de l'Academie des Sciences. Vol. 14. Seances janvier - juin 1842.
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pp. 1054. tables.
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Paris, Academie des Sciences
Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des seances de l'Academie des Sciences. Vol. 11. Seances juillet - decembre 1840. 31245c
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pp. 1067. tables.
Wants title page.


Paris, Academie des Sciences
Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des seances de l'Academie des Sciences. Vol. 10. Seances janvier - juin 1840. Paris: Bachelier, 1840
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pp. 1030. tables.


Paris, Academie des Sciences
Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des seances de l'Academie des Sciences. Vol. 6. Seances janvier - juin 1838. Paris: Bachelier, 1838
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pp. 975. plates and tables.


Paris, Academie des Sciences
Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des seances de l'Academie des Sciences. Vol. 13. Seances juillet - decembre 1841. Paris: Bachelier, 1841
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pp. 1248. tables.


Paris, Academie des Sciences
Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des seances de l'Academie des Sciences. Vol. 8. Seances janvier - juin 1839. Paris: Bachelier, 1839
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pp. 1075. tables.


Paris, Academie des Sciences
Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des seances de l'Academie des Sciences. Vol. 9. Seances juillet - decembre 1839. Paris: Bachelier, 1839
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pp. 901. plate and tables.


Paris, Academie des Sciences
Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des seances de l'Academie des Sciences. Vol. 7. Seances juillet - decembre 1838. Paris: Bachelier, 1838
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pp. 1218. plates and tables.


Paris, Bureau des Longitudes.
Tables astronomique publiees par le Bureau des Longitudes de France. Nouvelles tables de jupiter et de saturne, calculees d'apres la theorie de M. Laplace, et suivant la division decimale de l'angle de droit; par M. Bouvard:... Paris: Courcier, 1808
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..nouvelles tables ecliptiques des satellites de jupiter, d'apres la theorie de M. Laplace, et la totalite des observations faites depuis 1662, jusqu'a l'an 1802; par M. Delambre. 4to.


Paris, Bureau des Longitudes
Tables astronomiques publiees par le Bureau des Longitudes de France. Premiere partie. Tables du soleil par M. Delambre. Tables de la lune par M. Burg. Paris: Courcier, 1806
30269c
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4to.


Pemberton, Henry
A view of Sir Isaac Newton's philosophy. With a poem on Sir Isaac by R. Glover. Dublin: W. Williamson, 1758
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pp. XL + 333. plates. sm. 8vo.


Peyrard, F.
Les elemens de geometrie d'Euclide, traduits litteralement, et suivis d'un traite du cercle, du cylindre, du cone et de la sphere; de la mesure des surfaces et des solides; avec des notes; par F. Peyrard. Paris: F. Louis, 1804.
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pp. XV + 576. 8 plates.


Peyrard, F.
Oeuvres d'Archimede, traduites litteralement, avec un commentaire, par F. Peyrard. Paris: Fr. Buisson, 1808
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2nd.ed. 2 vols. pp. LXVIII + 434. 568. plates.


Pingre, Alexandre G.
Cometographie ou traite historique et theorique des cometes. Paris: L'Imprimerie Royale, 1783-1784
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2 vols. pp. XII + 630. VIII + 518. plates. 4to.


Plana, Giovanni
Memoire sur le mouvement d'un pendule dans un milieu resistant. Turin: L'Imprimerie Royale, 1835
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pp. 167. 4to.


Playfair, John
Illustrations of the Huttonian theory of the earth. Edinburgh: William Creech, 1802
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pp. XX + 528.


Poinsot, L.
Elemens de statique, suivis de trois memoires sur la composition des momens et des aires; sur le plan invariable du systeme du monde, et sur la theorie generale de l'equilibre et du mouvement des systemes. Paris: Bachelier, 1834
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6th ed. revue et considerablement augmentee. pp. IX + 480.
Includes publishers' catalogues. pp. 8 + 40.


Poinsot, Louis
Recherches sur l'analyse des sections angulaires. Paris: Bachelier, 1825
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pp. 80. 4to.


Poisson, Simeon D.
Memoire sur l'equilibre et la mouvement des corps elastiques. [1828?]
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pp. 224. 4to.
Wants title page.


Poisson, Simeon D.
Memoire sur le mouvement d'un corps solide. [1834?]
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pp. 160.
Wants title page. Ms. inscription to "M. Yvory" from the author.


Poisson, Simeon D.
Nouvelle theorie de l'action capillaire. Paris: Bachelier pere et fils, 1831
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pp. 300. plate. 4to.


Poisson, Simeon D.
Recherches sur la probabilite des jugements en matiere criminelle et en matiere civile, precedees des regles generales du calcul des probabilites. Paris: Bachelier, 1837
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pp. IX + 415. 4to.


Poisson, Simeon D.
Theorie mathematique de la chaleur. Paris: Bachelier, 1835
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pp. IV + 532. 1 illus. 4to.


Poisson, Simeon D.
Theorie mathematique de la chaleur; memoire et notes formant un supplement a l'ouvrage publie sous ce titre. Paris: Bachelier, 1837
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pp. 72. 4to.


Pontecoulant, Count G. Le Doulcet de
Theorie analytique du systeme du monde. Paris: Bachelier, 1829-1834
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3 vols. pp. XXVIII + 508. XIV + 504. XXI + 563 + 27 + 57. 8vo.


Pouillet, Claude S. M.
Elements de physique experimentale et de meteorologie. Paris: Bechet, 1837
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Troisieme ed. 2 vols. pp. XV + 653. 682. plates. 8vo.


Priestley, Joseph
The history and present state of discoveries relating to vision, light, and colours. London: J. Johnson, 1772
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pp. XVI + 812. plates. 4to.


Priestley, Joseph
The history and present state of electricity with original experiments. London: C. Bathurst, 1775
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Fourth ed., corrected and enlarged. pp. XXXII + 691.


Pringle, Sir John
Six discourses...to which is prefixed the life of the author by Andrew Kippis. London: W Strahan; and T. Cadell, 1783
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pp. XCVII + 282. (pp. III-XVIII missing).


Puissant, Louis
Traite de geodesie, ou exposition des methodes astronomiques et trigonometrqiues, appliquees soit a la mesure de al terre, soit a la confection du canevas des catres et des plans. Paris: Courcier, 1805
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pp. XXIV + 318. 10 plates. 4to.


Puissant, Louis
Traite de topographie, d'arpentage et de nivellement. Paris: Courcier, 1807
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pp. XX + 331. 6 plates. 4to.


Ramond de Carbonieres, Baron L. F. E.
Memoires sur la formule barometrique de la mecanique celeste, et les dispositions de l'atmosphere qui en modifient les proprietes, augmentes d'une instruction elementaire et practique... Clermont-Ferrand: Landroit, 1811
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..destinee a servir de guide dans l'application du barometre a la mesure des hauteurs.
pp. XII + 275. 4to.


Raphson, Joseph
Analysis aequationem universalis seu ad aequationes algebraicas resolvendas methodus, generalis et expedita, ex nova infinitarum serierum methodo, deducta ac demonstrata. Londini: J. Taylor, 1697.
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Editio secunda cum appendice. pp. 55 + [8] + 95 (pp. 61- 62 missing). sm. 4to.


Raynal, Guillaume Thomas Francois
Histoire philosophique et politique. Des etablissements & du commerce des Europeens dans les deux Indes. Maestricht: Jean-Edme Dufour & Philippe Roux, 1777
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Vol. 7. Cinquieme ed. augmentee de variantes. pp. IV + 328. map.


Remond de Montmort, Pierre
Essai d'analyse sur les jeux de hazards. Paris: Claude Jombert and Jacque Quillau, 1714
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Seconde ed. revue et augmentee de plusieurs lettres. pp. XXIV + 189. tables.


Riche de Prony, Gaspard C. E. M.
Lecons de mecanique analytique donnees a l'Ecole Royal Polytechnique. Paris: L'Ecole Royal des Ponts et Chausees, 1815
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2 vols. pp. 6 + 306 + VI. 530 + IX. plates.


Robertson, Abram
Sectionem conicarum libri septem; accedit tractatus de sectionibus conicis et de scriptoribus qui earum doctrinam tradiderunt. Oxonii: J. Cooke, etc. 1792
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pp. XX + 376. 45 illus. 4to.


Ruddiman, Thomas and Walter
Arithmeticae et algebrae compendium. In usum juventutis academicae. Edinburgh, 1736
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pp. 180.


Sabine, Sir E. & Lloyd, H.
Report on the magnetic isoclinal and isodynamic lines in the British Islands. From observations by Professors Humphrey Lloyd, and John Philips; Robert Were Fox esq.; Capt. James Clark Ross; and Major Edward Sabine. London: R. & J. E. Taylor, 1839
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pp. 49 - 196 (pp. 129 - 132 missing). maps. 8vo.
From the 8th report of the British Association for the Advancement of Science.


Saint-Pierre, Jacques-Bernardin-Henride de
Etudes da la nature. Paris: Deterville, 1804
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Nouvelle ed., revue et corrigee. 5 vols. VI + 478. 479. 503. 440. 418.


Saunderson, Nicholas
Select parts of Saunderson's elements of algebra. London: W. Bowyer and J. Nichols, etc. 1776
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4th ed. revised and corrected. pp. IV + 412.


Saussure, Horace B. de
Essais sur l'hygrometrie. 1. Description d'un nouvel hygrometre comparable; 2. Theorie de l'hygrometrie; 3. Theorie de l'evaporation; 4. Applications des theories precedentes a quelques phenomenes de la meteorologie. Neuchatel: S. Fauche et fils, 1783
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pp. XXIV + 367. plates. 4to.


Schumacher, Heinrich Christian
Astronomische nachrichten. Altona, 1833 - 1841
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Vols. 10 - 18. 2pp on 1p. pp. IV + 418. 452. VI + 428 (pp. 105 - 120 missing). IV + 406. IV + 424. IV + 428. IV + 414. IV + 404. IV + 420. plates. 4to.
Vol. 11 - wants title and any preceding pp.


Scriptores Optici; or a collection of tracts relating to optics. London: R. Wilks (printer). 1823.
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pp. 384 + 139.


Sherwin, Henry
Sherwin's mathematical tables...containing Dr Wallis's account of logarithms, and various methods of computing them, according to the latest improvement, viz. a table of logarithms of numbers from 1 to 101000... London: J. Mount and T. Page, 1771
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...with the means to find readily the logarithm of any number, or the number for the logarithm, to seven places of figures. And tables of natural and logarithmic sines, tangents, &c.; to every degree and minute of the quadrant...to every single second thereof.
5th ed. revised, corrected and improved by Samuel Clark. pp. 116. tables.


Simpson, Thomas
Miscellaneous tracts on some curious subjects in mechanics, physical- astronomy and speculative mathematics; wherein the precession of the equinox, the nutation of the earth's axis... London: J. Nourse, 1757
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...and the motion of the moon in her orbit are determined.
pp. VIII + 179. plates. 4to.


Simpson, Thomas
The doctrine and application of luxions. London: J. Nourse, 1750
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2 vols. pp. XI + 274. 275 - 576.
On front fly leaf, ms. record of presentation to James Fullerton Carnegy.


Simson, Robert
Opera quaedam reliqua, scilicet I. Apollonii Pergaei de sectione determinata libri, II restituti, duobus in super libris aucti II porismatum liber quo doctrinam hanc vetariom geometrarum ab oblivione vindicare... Glasgow: R. & A. Foulis, 1776 31167c
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...et ad captum hodiernorum adumbrare constitutum est. III de logarithmis liber. IV de limitibus quantitatum et rationum, fragmentum. V appendix pauca continens problemata ad illustrandam praecipuveterum geometrarum analysin. Nunc primum post auctoris mortem in lucem edita impensis quidem Philippi Comitis Stanhope cura vero Jacobi Clow.
pp. X + 549 + 34 + 33 + 23. port. 4to.


Simson, Robert
Sectionum conicarum libri V. Edinburgh: T. & W. Ruddimanos, 1735
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pp. VIII + 204. 36 illus. sm. 4to.


Simson, Robert
The elements of Euclid. Edinburgh: E. Balfour, 1803
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11th ed. inc. Elements of plane and spherical trigomonetry.
Revised and compared with the author's last ed. by John Wright. pp. VII + 10 - 520. plates.


Small, Robert
An account of the astronomical discoveries of Kepler. London: J. Mawman, 1804
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pp. VIII + 367. plates.
Another recut copy is at 58712c.


Smith, Adam
Essays on philosophical subjects. To which is prefixed, an account of the life and writings of the author; by Dugald Stewart. London: T. Cadell Jun. and W. Davies, 1795
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pp. XCV + 244.


Smith, Robert
A compleat system of opticks in four books, viz, a popular, a mathematical, a mechanical and a philosophical treatise. Cambridge: C. Crownfield, 1738.
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3 vols. pp. XIV + 280. 281 - 455. 171. 83 plates. 4to.


Stewart, Dugald
Philosophical essays. Edinburgh: W. Creech, 1810
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pp. LXXVI + 590. 4to.


Stewart, Matthew
Geometrical propositions. London: W. Glendinning, 1801
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pp. VI + 24 + 48 + 16 + 48 + 12 + 88. plates (1 and 1 half missing).


Stewart, Matthew
Propositiones geometricae more veterum elemonstratae ad geometriam antiquam illustrandam et promovendam idoneae. Edinburgh: W. Sands, 1783
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pp. VIII + 218. 21 diags. 8vo.


Stewart, Matthew
Tracts, physical and mathematical. Containing an explication of several...points in physical astronomy; and a new method for ascertaining the sun's distance from the earth, by the theory of gravity. Edinburgh: W. Sands, 1761
50006c
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pp. VII + 411. 15 diags. 8vo


Tacitus. Publius Cornelius
C. Cornelii Taciti opera quae exstant. Justus Lipsius postremum recensuit. Additi commentarii meliores plenioresque, cum curis secundis. Accesserunt seorsim notae Josiae Merceri ad eundem Tacitum. Parisiis: Apud Marcum Orry, 1606.
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pp. 418 + [20] + 246 + LXXXII + [24] + 19. 4to.
Vellum binding.