Ferguson’s Lectures on Select Subjects, in Mechanics, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Pneumatics,…

Ferguson’s Lectures on Select Subjects, in Mechanics, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Optics, Geography, Astronomy, and Dialling. With Notes and an Appendix, Adapted... by David Brewster, A.M. The Second Edition. by FERGUSON, James (1710-1776) and David Brewster, editor < >

Ferguson’s Lectures on Select Subjects, in Mechanics, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Optics, Geography, Astronomy, and Dialling. With Notes and an Appendix, Adapted... by David Brewster, A.M. The Second Edition.

Edinburgh : Printed for Bell & Bradfute, J Fairbairn; Mundell, Doig, & Stevenson... et al. 1806. 8vo, 3 vols, lxviii, 442, [1] + x, 518, [2] pp, + 50 folding plates (numbered 1-23, 1-13, 1-14), modern marbled boards with morocco spines, the plates quite heavily foxed, otherwise a sound copy.
The famous Ferguson Lectures, enlarged and “adapted to the present state of the arts and sciences” by David Brewster (1781-1868)

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