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Ferguson, James 1710-1776

Overview
Works: 282 works in 1,908 publications in 2 languages and 18,034 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Globes  Celestial globes  Bibliography  Handbooks and manuals  Biography  Sources  History  Textbooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor
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An easy introduction to astronomy for young gentlemen and ladies by James Ferguson( Book )

47 editions published between 1759 and 2011 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures on select subjects in mechanics, hydrostatics, pneumatics, and optics. With the use of the globes, the art of dialing, and the calculation of the mean times of new and full moons and eclipses by James Ferguson( Book )

76 editions published between 1760 and 1980 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new geographical, historical, and commercial grammar and present state of the several kingdoms of the world ... by William Guthrie( Book )

69 editions published between 1771 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ferguson's lectures on select subjects in mechanics, hydrostatics, hydraulics, pneumatics, optics, geography, astronomy, and dialing by James Ferguson( Book )

32 editions published between 1805 and 1973 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to electricity : in six sections by James Ferguson( Book )

54 editions published between 1770 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Children can count from one to ten as they read about the different animals found in the tundra"--Provided by publisher
Ferguson's Astronomy, explained upon Sir Isaac Newton's Principles by James Ferguson( Book )

21 editions published between 1811 and 1978 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of drawing in perspective made easy to those who have no previous knowledge of the mathematics by James Ferguson( Book )

69 editions published between 1775 and 2010 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young gentleman and lady's astronomy : familiary explained in ten dialogues between Neander and Eudosia by James Ferguson( Book )

50 editions published between 1768 and 1808 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tables and tracts, relative to several arts and sciences by James Ferguson( Book )

33 editions published between 1767 and 1771 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analysis of a course of lectures by James Ferguson( )

6 editions published between 1761 and 1776 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A plain method of determining the parallax of Venus by James Ferguson( Book )

23 editions published between 1761 and 2005 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Syllabus of a course of lectures on the most interesting parts of mechanics : hydrostatics, hydraulics, pneumatics, electricity, and astronomy. By James Ferguson by James Ferguson( )

6 editions published between 1768 and 2005 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bibliography of James Ferguson, F.R.S. (1710-76) : astronomical & philosophical lecturer by John R Millburn( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A new globe of the earth by James Ferguson( )

1 edition published in 1750 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Terrestrial and celestial pocket globe made by James Ferguson and owned by Ebenezer Storer. Colored in tones of pink, green, yellow, and gray, the terrestrial globe is 3 inches in diameter. The monsoons in the Indian Sea are recorded, the 'Chinese Wall' is depicted, California is drawn as a peninsula, and the tracks of explorer Admiral Anson are recorded. The globe is set in a spherical wooden case bearing, on its inner faces, representations of the northern and southern celestial hemispheres. The hinged case is covered in sharkskin and secured with a brass clasp
 
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The art of drawing in perspective made easy to those who have no previous knowledge of the mathematics
Alternative Names
Ferguson, Jacobo 1710-1776

Ferguson, Jacobus 1710-1776

Ferguson, Jakob

Ferguson, James, F.R.S.

Ferguson, James I

James Ferguson

James Ferguson astrònom britànic

James Ferguson astrónomo británico

James Ferguson astronomo inglese

James Ferguson britisk astronom

James Ferguson Brits astronoom (1710-1776)

James Ferguson brittisk astronom

James Ferguson Mécanicien et astronome écossais

James Ferguson schottischer Astronom und Mechaniker

James Ferguson skota mekanikisto kaj astronomo

James I Ferguson

Джеймс Фергюсон

Джэймз Фэрг’юсан

Джэймс Фергусан

Фергусон, Джеймс

Фергюсон, Джеймс

جيمس فيرغسون عالم فلك بريطاني

ジェイムズ・ファーガソン (1710-1776)

Languages
English (732)

Italian (3)

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