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Astronomical and geographical essays : containing I. A full and comprehensive view, on a new plan, of the general principles of astronomy. II. The use of the celestial and terrestrial globes ... III. The description and use of the armillary sphere, planetarium, tellurian, and lunarium. IV. An introduction to practical astronomy ; or, the use of the quadrant and equatorial / by George Adams.

by Adams, George, 1750-1795.

Edition: Third edition.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: London : Printed by R. Hindmarsh ..., 1795Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: O.B. ADA ADAMS] (1).

A treatise describing the construction, and explaining the use, of new celestial and terrestrial globes. Designed to illustrate, in the most easy and natural manner, the phoenomena of the earth and heavens, and to shew the correspondence of the two spheres. With a great variety of astronomical and geographical problems / by George Adams.

by Adams, George, 1709-1772.

Edition: The fourth edition, in which a comprehensive view of the solar system is given; and the use of the globes is farther shewn in the explanation of spherical triangles.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: London : Printed and sold by The author at Tycho Brahe's Head, no.60, in Fleet Street, 1777Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: O.B. ADA ADAMS] (1).
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