The Posthumous works of Mr. John Ward Author of The Young Mathematician's Guide. In Two Parts

By: John Ward

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Full double ruled calf. Loss to head of and cracking throughout spine. (See images.) "Part I. Containing, His new method of Navigation by parallel parts, by which all questions in sailing may be answered with great expedition and truth, in a different manner from plain mercator, and great circle sailing, by the solution of a plain triangle only." "Part II. Containing, The doctrine of the sphere, and the demonstrations and calculations of spherical trigonometry, in which the construction of the figures are new, and drawn so as to represent solids, by which the demonstrations are made easy to the meanest capacity." [viii], 493, [iii] 5 x 7 3/4 inches First Edition.

Title: The Posthumous works of Mr. John Ward Author of The Young Mathematician's Guide. In Two Parts

Author Name: John Ward

Categories: Mathematics,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Printed for A. Bettesworth: 1730

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 4940

Keywords: Mathematics