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Sciographia, or The art of shadovves. Plainly demonstrating, out of the sphere, how to project both great and small circles, upon any plane whatsoever: with a new conceit of reflecting the sunne beames upon a diall, contrived on a plane, which the direct beames can never shine upon. Together with the manner of cutting, the five regular platonicall bodies; and two other ... All performed, by the doctrine of triangles ... by helpe of ... logarithmes ...

Title
Sciographia, or The art of shadovves. Plainly demonstrating, out of the sphere, how to project both great and small circles, upon any plane whatsoever: with a new conceit of reflecting the sunne beames upon a diall, contrived on a plane, which the direct beames can never shine upon. Together with the manner of cutting, the five regular platonicall bodies; and two other ... All performed, by the doctrine of triangles ... by helpe of ... logarithmes ... By I.W., esquire.
Author
Wells, J. R. (John R.)
Publication
London, Printed by T. Harper, and are to be sold, in Pauls church-yard, at the signe of the bell, 1635.

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Additional Authors
I. W.
Description
22 p. l., 427 p. 12 pl. (part. fold.) diagrs.; 19.5 cm.
Subjects
Indexed In (note)
  • STC
  • Hazlitt,
Call Number
*KC 1635 (Wells, J. Sciographia)
LCCN
09012962
Author
Wells, J. R. (John R.)
Title
Sciographia, or The art of shadovves. Plainly demonstrating, out of the sphere, how to project both great and small circles, upon any plane whatsoever: with a new conceit of reflecting the sunne beames upon a diall, contrived on a plane, which the direct beames can never shine upon. Together with the manner of cutting, the five regular platonicall bodies; and two other ... All performed, by the doctrine of triangles ... by helpe of ... logarithmes ... By I.W., esquire.
Imprint
London, Printed by T. Harper, and are to be sold, in Pauls church-yard, at the signe of the bell, 1635.
Indexed In:
STC 25234
Hazlitt, III, 262
Local Note
Bound at end are tables of logarithms of numbers, to 10000, (85 l.), and of sines and tangents (46 l.).
With autograph of Iohn Southall.
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I. W.
Research Call Number
*KC 1635 (Wells, J. Sciographia)
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