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Jones, William, 1763-1831 National Library of the Netherlands-test ISNI-test Library of Congress/NACO German National Library

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VIAF ID: 1510026 (Personal)

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  1. Plates to the geometrical and graphical essays, 1797: ‎(2) Library of Congress/NACO
  2. The description and use of a new portable orrery; on a most simple construction, representing in two parts-the motions, and phn̆omena of the planetary system But more particularly the motions of the earth and moon, round the sun, from whence the nature and causes of the vicissitudes of the seasons, days, and nights, solar and lunar eclipses, &c. are clearly explained. To which is prefixed, a short account of the solar system, or the true system of the world. The second edition, enlarged, with an account of the new discovered planet, called the Georgium Sidus, and embellished with a new copper plate of the instrument. By William Jones. ‎(1) German National Library
  3. The description and use of a new portable orrery, on a simple construction, representing the motions, and phn̆omena of the planetary system But more particularly the motions of the earth and moon round the sun; from whence the nature and causes of the vicissitudes of the seasons, days, and nights, solar and lunar eclipses, &c. are clearly and familiarly explained. To which is prefixed, a short account of the solar system, or the true system of the world. The fourth edition, improved, with an account of the new planet, and other recent discoveries by Dr. Herschell, &c. the probable causes why the comet did not return as lately expected, and embellished by two new copper-plates; on representing the instrument, and the other an accurate delineation of the moon. By William Jones, mathematical instrument maker. ‎(1) German National Library
  4. The description and use of a new portable orrery, on a most simple construction, representing in two parts-the motions, and phn̆omena of the planetary system But more particularly the motions of the earth and moon, round the sun, from whence the nature and causes of the vicissitudes of the seasons, days, and nights, solar and lunar eclipses, &c. are clearly explained. To which is prefixed, a short account of the solar system, or the true system of the world. The third edition, enlarged, with an account of the new discovered planet, called the Georgium Sidus, the return of the Comet whose appearance is shortly to be expected, and embelished with two new copper plates. By William Jones, mathematical instrument maker. ‎(1) German National Library
  5. Methods of finding a true meridian line, useful in placing horizontal sun dials, setting clocks and watches, &c. By William Jones, mathematical instrument maker ‎(1) German National Library
  6. Lectures on natural and experimental philosophy, considered in its present state of improvement. ‎(1) Library of Congress/NACO
  7. Geometrical and graphical essays, containing a general description of the mathematical instruments used in geometry, civil and military surveying, levelling, and perspective : with many new practical problems ‎(1) National Library of the Netherlands-test
  8. Geometrical and graphical essays ‎(1) Library of Congress/NACO
  9. Astronomical and geographical essays : containing a full and comprehensive view, on a new plan, of the general principles of astronomy; the use of the celestial and terrestrial globes, exemplified in a greater variety of problems, than are to be found in any other work; the description and use of the most improved planetarium, tellurian, and lunarium; and also an introduction to practical astronomy ‎(1) National Library of the Netherlands-test
  10. An essay on electricity, explaining the principles of that useful science; and describing the instruments, contrived either to illustrate the theory, or render the practice entertaining. Illustrated with six plates. ‎(1) Library of Congress/NACO

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