Map [Collection of nine images including astronomical instruments, celestial charts, and a world map].
About this Item
- [Collection of nine images including astronomical instruments, celestial charts, and a world map].
- Contributor Names
- Ferguson, James, 1710-1776.
- Created / Published
- [no earlier than 1769]
- Le globe celeste -- Sisteme de Coprenic, de Ticho Brahe, et de Descartes -- Mappe Monde ou description generale du globe Terrestre / suivant Mr. de Lisle de l'Academie royale des sciences -- Machina ingenioso artifice extructa, ope et industria Bernardi a Cloese restituta, Europae admiratio -- Sphaera artificialis, seu armillaris -- La sphere artificielle -- De Hemel Globe -- [Handwritten title, covering article and two diagrams] A new method of constructing sun-dials for any given latitude without the assistance of dialing scales, or logarithmic calculations / by James Ferguson F.R.S.
- Subject Headings
- - Ptolemy,--active 2nd century
- - Copernicus, Nicolaus,--1473-1543
- - Brahe, Tycho,--1546-1601
- - Descartes, René,--1596-1650
- - Sundials
- - Sundials--Design and construction
- - Sundials--Early works to 1800
- - Armillary spheres--Early works to 1800
- - Celestial sphere--Early works to 1800
- - Spherical astronomy
- - Universe
- Celestial charts
- Armillary spheres
- - Title devised by cataloger.
- - English, French and Latin.
- - James Ferguson article from Gent. Mag. March 1769.
- - Nine printed images and two panels of printed text mounted on paper within hand drawn frames colored yellow. From various sources, unidentified except for the Ferguson article.
- - Mounted on cloth and stamped in blue ink in lower left margin: 312A.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- 9 maps on 1 sheet : hand colored ; 35 x 20 cm or smaller, sheet 56 x 66 cm
- Call Number/Physical Location
- G3190 1769 .C6
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
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- Online Format
- Title devised by cataloger. English, French and Latin. James Ferguson article from Gent. Mag. March 1769. Nine printed images and two panels of printed text mounted on paper within hand drawn frames colored yellow. From various sources, unidentified except for the Ferguson article. Mounted on cloth and stamped in blue ink in lower left margin: 312A. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
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SubjectsActive 2nd Century
Design and Construction
Early Works to 1800
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Ferguson, James. Collection of Nine Images Including Astronomical Instruments, Celestial Charts, and a World Map. [No Earlier Than, 1769] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2013593153/.
APA citation style:
Ferguson, J. (1769) Collection of Nine Images Including Astronomical Instruments, Celestial Charts, and a World Map. [No Earlier Than] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2013593153/.
MLA citation style:
Ferguson, James. Collection of Nine Images Including Astronomical Instruments, Celestial Charts, and a World Map. [No Earlier Than, 1769] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2013593153/>.