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The Resource The sector on a quadrant, or, A treatise containing the description and use of three several quadrants; : each rendred many wayes both general and particular. Accommodated for dyalling, for the resolving of all proportions instrumentally, and for the ready finding the hour and azimuth universally, in the equal limb. Of great use to seamen, and practitioners in the mathematiques. Written by John Collins accountant, and student in the mathematiques. Also an appendix touching reflected dyalling, from a glass however posited. With large cuts of each quadrant, printed from the original plates graved by Henry Sutton, either loose, or pasted upon boards, (electronic resource)

The sector on a quadrant, or, A treatise containing the description and use of three several quadrants; : each rendred many wayes both general and particular. Accommodated for dyalling, for the resolving of all proportions instrumentally, and for the ready finding the hour and azimuth universally, in the equal limb. Of great use to seamen, and practitioners in the mathematiques. Written by John Collins accountant, and student in the mathematiques. Also an appendix touching reflected dyalling, from a glass however posited. With large cuts of each quadrant, printed from the original plates graved by Henry Sutton, either loose, or pasted upon boards, (electronic resource)

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The sector on a quadrant, or, A treatise containing the description and use of three several quadrants; : each rendred many wayes both general and particular. Accommodated for dyalling, for the resolving of all proportions instrumentally, and for the ready finding the hour and azimuth universally, in the equal limb. Of great use to seamen, and practitioners in the mathematiques. Written by John Collins accountant, and student in the mathematiques. Also an appendix touching reflected dyalling, from a glass however posited. With large cuts of each quadrant, printed from the original plates graved by Henry Sutton, either loose, or pasted upon boards
Title
The sector on a quadrant, or, A treatise containing the description and use of three several quadrants;
Title remainder
each rendred many wayes both general and particular. Accommodated for dyalling, for the resolving of all proportions instrumentally, and for the ready finding the hour and azimuth universally, in the equal limb. Of great use to seamen, and practitioners in the mathematiques. Written by John Collins accountant, and student in the mathematiques. Also an appendix touching reflected dyalling, from a glass however posited. With large cuts of each quadrant, printed from the original plates graved by Henry Sutton, either loose, or pasted upon boards
Title variation
  • Sector on a quadrant
  • Description and uses of a great universal quadrant
  • Description and uses of a general quadrant, with the horizontal projection upon it inverted
  • Treatise containing the description and use of three several quadrants
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Citation location within source
  • C5381
  • E.956[1]
Citation source
  • Wing (2nd ed., 1994)
  • Thomason
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Appendix touching reflective dialling
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1625-1683
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Collins, John
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Lyon, John
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  • Mathematical instruments
  • Navigation
  • Dialing
Target audience
general
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The sector on a quadrant, or, A treatise containing the description and use of three several quadrants; : each rendred many wayes both general and particular. Accommodated for dyalling, for the resolving of all proportions instrumentally, and for the ready finding the hour and azimuth universally, in the equal limb. Of great use to seamen, and practitioners in the mathematiques. Written by John Collins accountant, and student in the mathematiques. Also an appendix touching reflected dyalling, from a glass however posited. With large cuts of each quadrant, printed from the original plates graved by Henry Sutton, either loose, or pasted upon boards, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
  • "The description and uses of a great universal quadrant" has a separate dated titlepage. "The description and uses of a general quadrant, with the horizontal projection upon it inverted" has a separate dated titlepage pagination and register. "An appendixtouching reflective dialling" has separate dated titlepage and pagination, register is continuous
  • With an added titlepage "The sector on a quadrant ..", 1659
  • Annotation on Thomason copy: "Octob. 20"
  • Reproduction of the original in the British Library
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file reproduced from microform
Color
black and white
Control code
99866670e
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unknown
Extent
[16], 275, [5], 277-284; [2], 54, [10]; 26 p., plates
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one file format
Form of item
electronic
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lossless
Other physical details
ill
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
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99866670e
Label
The sector on a quadrant, or, A treatise containing the description and use of three several quadrants; : each rendred many wayes both general and particular. Accommodated for dyalling, for the resolving of all proportions instrumentally, and for the ready finding the hour and azimuth universally, in the equal limb. Of great use to seamen, and practitioners in the mathematiques. Written by John Collins accountant, and student in the mathematiques. Also an appendix touching reflected dyalling, from a glass however posited. With large cuts of each quadrant, printed from the original plates graved by Henry Sutton, either loose, or pasted upon boards, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • "The description and uses of a great universal quadrant" has a separate dated titlepage. "The description and uses of a general quadrant, with the horizontal projection upon it inverted" has a separate dated titlepage pagination and register. "An appendixtouching reflective dialling" has separate dated titlepage and pagination, register is continuous
  • With an added titlepage "The sector on a quadrant ..", 1659
  • Annotation on Thomason copy: "Octob. 20"
  • Reproduction of the original in the British Library
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
black and white
Control code
99866670e
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
[16], 275, [5], 277-284; [2], 54, [10]; 26 p., plates
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
99866670e

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