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By 'the light of his own mind' [article] : the story of James Ferguson, astronomer / by Patricia Rothman.

by Rothman, Patricia.

Source: Notes and records of the Royal Society. - Vol.54, no.1 (Jan.), p.33-45.Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 2000Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 5:93 NOTES] (1).

Spreading the word [article] : had astronomy now been existence 250 years ago, James Ferguson would have been a regular contributor / Simon Craig.

by Craig, Simon.

Source: Astronomy now. - Vol.14, no.9 (Sept.), p.72-74.Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 2000Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 52 ASTRONOMY] (1).

Life of James Ferguson, F.R.S., in a brief autobiographical account, and further extended memoir : with numerous notes and illustrative engravings / by Ebenezer Henderson.

by Ferguson, James, 1710-1776 | Henderson, Ebenezer, 1809-1879.

Edition: 2nd ed.Material type: book Book; Format: print Publisher: Edinburgh : A. Fullarton, 1870Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 92 FER FERGUSON] (1).

Ferguson's astronomy, explained upon Sir Isaac Newton's Principles. Vol. 1 / with notes and supplementary chapters by David Brewster.

by Ferguson, James, 1710-1776 | Brewster, David, 1781-1868.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Edinburgh : Printed for John Ballantyne and Co., Oliphant and Balfour, and Brown and Crombie, Edinburgh; and John Murray, and Robert Scholey, London, 1811Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 520 FERGUSON] (1).

Ferguson's astronomy, explained upon Sir Isaac Newton's Principles. Vol. 2 / with notes and supplementary chapters by David Brewster.

by Ferguson, James, 1710-1776 | Brewster, David, 1781-1868.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Edinburgh : Printed for John Ballantyne and Co., Oliphant and Balfour, and Brown and Crombie, Edinburgh; and John Murray, and Robert Scholey, London, 1811Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 520 FERGUSON] (1).

The young gentleman and lady's astronomy : familiary explained in ten dialogues between Neander and Eudosia : to which is added, the description and use of the globes and armillary sphere / by James Ferguson ; illustrated with copper-plates.

by Ferguson, James, 1710-1776.

Edition: 8th ed.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction ; Audience: Juvenile; Publisher: Dublin : Printed for Gilbert and Hodges, 1808Other title: Ferguson's astronomy..Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 520 FERGUSON] (1).

Astronomy explained upon Sir Isaac Newton's Principles, and made easy to those who have not studied mathematics. To which are added, a plain method of finding the distances of all the planets from the sun, by the transit of Venus over the sun's disc, in the year 1761. An account of Mr. Horrox's observation of the transit of Venus in the year 1639: and, of the distances of all the planets from the sun, as deduced from observations of the transit in the year 1761. / By James Ferguson ...

by Ferguson, James, 1710-1776 | Horrocks, Jeremiah, 1617?-1641.

Edition: The eighth edition.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: London : J.F. and C. Rivington ..., 1790Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: O.B. FER FERGUSON] (1).

Astronomy explained upon Sir Isaac Newton's Principles, and made easy to those who have not studied mathematics : to which are added, a plain method of finding the distances of all the planets from the sun by the Transit of Venus over the Sun's disc, in the year 1761 : an account of Mr. Horrox's observation of the transit of Venus in the year 1639 : and, of the distances of all the planets from the sun, as deduced from observations of the transit in the year 1761 / by James Ferguson.

by Ferguson, James, 1710-1776 | Horrocks, Jeremiah, 1617?-1641 | Newton, Isaac, 1642-1727.

Edition: The seventh edition.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: London : Printed for W. Strahan, J. Rivington and Sons, T. Longman [and 10 others], 1785Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: O.B. FER FERGUSON] (2).

Astronomy explained upon Sir Isaac Newton's principles, and made easy to those who have not studied mathematics : to which are added, a plain method of finding the distances of all the planets from the sun, by the transit of Venus over the sun's disc, in the year 1761 : an account of Mr. Horrox's observation of the transit of Venus in the year 1639 : and, of the distances of all the planets from the sun, as deduced from observations of the transit in the year 1761 / by James Ferguson ...

by Ferguson, James, 1710-1776.

Edition: The sixth edition, corrected.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: London : Printed for W. Strahan, J. Rivington and Sons, J. Hinton, T. Longman, T. Lowndes, S. Crowder, B. Law, G. Robinson, T. Becket, J. Murray, and T. Cadell in the Strand, 1778Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: O.B. FER FERGUSON] (1).

An easy introduction to astronomy, for young gentlemen and ladies .../ By James Ferguson.

by Ferguson, James, 1710-1776 | Grant, G. Gregor, active 1897? [former owner].

Edition: The third edition.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: London : Printed for T. Cadell in the Strand, 1772Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: O.B. FER FERGUSON] (1).

Tables and tracts, relative to several arts and sciences.

by Ferguson, James, 1710-1776 | Grant, G. Gregor, active 1897? [former owner].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: London : W. Strahan, 1771Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: O.B. FER FERGUSON] (1).

Astronomy explained upon Sir Isaac Newton's principles, and made easy to those who have not studied mathematics / by James Ferguson ...

by Ferguson, James, 1710-1776 | Grant, G. Gregor, active 1897? [former owner].

Edition: The second edition.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: London : Printed for, and sold by the author, at the Globe, opposite Cecil-Street in the Strand, 1757Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: Q O.B. FER FERGUSON] (1).

Astronomy : in five books / by Roger Long.

by Long, Roger, 1680-1770 | Stephens, William, fl. 1736-1760 [ill.] | Ferguson, James, 1710-1776 [ill.] | Mynde, J, fl. 1740-1770 [ill.] | Van der Gucht, Gerard, 1695-1776 [ill.].

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Cambridge [England] : Printed for the author, 1742-1764Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: Q O.B. LON LONG] (1).