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The Resource A compleat system of opticks in four books : viz. a popular, a mathematical, a mechanical, and a philosophical treatise. To which are added remarks upon the whole, by Robert Smith

A compleat system of opticks in four books : viz. a popular, a mathematical, a mechanical, and a philosophical treatise. To which are added remarks upon the whole, by Robert Smith

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A compleat system of opticks in four books : viz. a popular, a mathematical, a mechanical, and a philosophical treatise. To which are added remarks upon the whole
Title
A compleat system of opticks in four books
Title remainder
viz. a popular, a mathematical, a mechanical, and a philosophical treatise. To which are added remarks upon the whole
Statement of responsibility
by Robert Smith
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Subject
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
QC353
LC item number
.S65
Literary form
non fiction
Label
A compleat system of opticks in four books : viz. a popular, a mathematical, a mechanical, and a philosophical treatise. To which are added remarks upon the whole, by Robert Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Vol. 2 includes The author's remarks about the whole work, p. 1-113; and An essay upon distinct and indistinct vision, by James Jurin, p. 115-171
  • Title-page of v. 2 lacks imprint
  • Plates numbered 1-63 in the four books, and 1-20 in the Author's remarks and Jurin's Essay
  • Signatures: v. 1, pi4 a2 b4 A-Mm4 ; v. 2, chi Nn-Lll4 A-Z4
Dimensions
26 cm. (4to)
Extent
2 v. ([6], vi, [8], 455, 171, [13] p.), [83] leaves of plates (mostly fold.)
Lccn
05005303
Note
Biomed's Rare copy bound in 1 v. Ex libris Sir Archibald Grant of Monymoske, Bart.; his engraved bookplate on upper paste-down. Ex libris E.N. da C. Andrade, fellow of the Royal Society; his bookplate on upper free endpaper.
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System control number
  • (OCoLC)02706279
  • ucoclc2706279
Label
A compleat system of opticks in four books : viz. a popular, a mathematical, a mechanical, and a philosophical treatise. To which are added remarks upon the whole, by Robert Smith
Publication
Note
  • Vol. 2 includes The author's remarks about the whole work, p. 1-113; and An essay upon distinct and indistinct vision, by James Jurin, p. 115-171
  • Title-page of v. 2 lacks imprint
  • Plates numbered 1-63 in the four books, and 1-20 in the Author's remarks and Jurin's Essay
  • Signatures: v. 1, pi4 a2 b4 A-Mm4 ; v. 2, chi Nn-Lll4 A-Z4
Dimensions
26 cm. (4to)
Extent
2 v. ([6], vi, [8], 455, 171, [13] p.), [83] leaves of plates (mostly fold.)
Lccn
05005303
Note
Biomed's Rare copy bound in 1 v. Ex libris Sir Archibald Grant of Monymoske, Bart.; his engraved bookplate on upper paste-down. Ex libris E.N. da C. Andrade, fellow of the Royal Society; his bookplate on upper free endpaper.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02706279
  • ucoclc2706279

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