The description and use of both the globes, the armillary sphere and orrery ... also a new construction of each globe ...
By: Martin, Benjamin.Material type: BookPublisher: London : Laurie & Whittle, 1799Edition: 2nd ed. / ... with ... an appendix of chronology.Description: 266 p., 5 plates ; cm. (4to).Subject(s): Armillary spheres -- Early works to 1800 | Globes -- Early works to 1800
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|Book (Not for loan)||Science Museum Wroughton Library Store: Rare Books||O.B. MAR MARTIN (Browse shelf)||Not For Loan||460621-2001|
Annotated. Latitude of London in pencil to p. 35; references to nodal points to p. 53; page of manuscript notae on the positions of Arcturus, Sirius and Aldebaran inserted between pp. 102-103 (dated to 1921).
Bound in mottled calf leather. Page fore-edges mottled brown.
Black Science Museum Library stamp to title page, dated 18/03/1941.