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Ferguson, James 1710-1776

Overview
Works: 305 works in 1,614 publications in 5 languages and 17,185 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Bibliography  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Dictionaries  Textbooks  Outlines and syllabi 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor
Classifications: QB42, 520
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A new geographical, historical and commercial grammar and present state of the several kingdoms of the world ... by William Guthrie( Book )

191 editions published between 1771 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An easy introduction to astronomy for young gentlemen and ladies by James Ferguson( Book )

96 editions published between 1759 and 2005 in English and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronomy explained upon Sir Isaac Newton's principles and made easy to those who have not studied mathematics by James Ferguson( Book )

179 editions published between 1673 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 767 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 )

111 editions published between 1760 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

41 editions published between 1770 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Select mechanical exercises shewing how to construct different clocks, orreries, and sun-dials, on plain and easy principles. With several miscellaneous articles ; ... By James Ferguson by James Ferguson( Book )

51 editions published between 1773 and 2005 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analysis of a course of lectures, on mechanics, hydrostatics, pneumatics, and astronomy by James Ferguson( Book )

65 editions published between 1761 and 2005 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ferguson's Astronomy, explained upon Sir Isaac Newton's Principles by James Ferguson( Book )

12 editions published between 1811 and 1817 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

65 editions published between 1768 and 2005 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

30 editions published between 1767 and 2005 in English and held by 138 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 )

49 editions published between 1775 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dissertation upon the phænomena of the harvest moon also, the description and use of a new four-wheel'd orrery, and an essay upon the moon's turning round her own axis by James Ferguson( Book )

17 editions published between 1747 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1805 and 1973 in English and held by 99 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, F.R.S by James Ferguson( )

23 editions published between 1767 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A plain method of determining the parallax of Venus, by her transit over the sun : and from thence, by analogy, the parallax and distance of the sun, and of all the rest of the planets by James Ferguson( Book )

25 editions published between 1751 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An idea of the material universe : deduced from a survey of the solar system by James Ferguson( Book )

11 editions published between 1754 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The description and use of a new machine, called the mechanical paradox; invented by James Ferguson by James Ferguson( )

11 editions published between 1764 and 2005 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Description of an orresy
The use of a new orrery by James Ferguson( Book )

9 editions published between 1746 and 2005 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Ferguson, Jacobus 1710-1776

Ferguson, Jakob.

Ferguson, James, F.R.S.

Ferguson, James I

James Ferguson

James Ferguson astronomo inglese

James Ferguson britisk astronom

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

Languages
English (1,122)

German (10)

French (5)

Italian (5)

Swedish (3)

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