A Treatise on the Principal Mathematical Instruments Employed in Surveying, Levelling, and Astronomy: Explaining Their Construction, Adjustments, and Use. With an Appendix, and Tables

By: Simms, Frederick W.

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118 pages, plus tables and index; Inscription on half title page reads in full: "To Dr. Locke / With the respect of / William Simms of London"; William Simms (1793-1860), was a maker of mathematical instruments, and the elder brother of the author; Paper label affixed to front cover; Errata slip tipped to rear paste down; This is a BINDING COPY; Covers are detached though present; Paper label on front cover is rubbed, though all lettering remains clear; Penciled marginalia along a couple of the tables, and on the rear paste down; Occasional foxing; Contents are otherwise clean and intact.

Title: A Treatise on the Principal Mathematical Instruments Employed in Surveying, Levelling, and Astronomy: Explaining Their Construction, Adjustments, and Use. With an Appendix, and Tables

Author Name: Simms, Frederick W.

Categories: Other,

Edition: Second Edition

Publisher: London, N/P: 1836

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fair

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Inscription: Association Inscription

Size: 8vo

Seller ID: 024924