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The Resource A treatise of practical surveying; : which is demonstrated from its first principles. Wherein every thing that is useful and curious in that art, is fully considered and explained. Particularly three new and very concise methods for determining the areas of right-lined figures arithmetically, or by calculation, as well as the geometrical ones heretofore treated of. : The whole illustrated with copper-plates., By Robert Gibson, teacher of the mathematics. ; With alterations and amendments, adapted to the use of American surveyors

A treatise of practical surveying; : which is demonstrated from its first principles. Wherein every thing that is useful and curious in that art, is fully considered and explained. Particularly three new and very concise methods for determining the areas of right-lined figures arithmetically, or by calculation, as well as the geometrical ones heretofore treated of. : The whole illustrated with copper-plates., By Robert Gibson, teacher of the mathematics. ; With alterations and amendments, adapted to the use of American surveyors

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A treatise of practical surveying; : which is demonstrated from its first principles. Wherein every thing that is useful and curious in that art, is fully considered and explained. Particularly three new and very concise methods for determining the areas of right-lined figures arithmetically, or by calculation, as well as the geometrical ones heretofore treated of. : The whole illustrated with copper-plates.
Title
A treatise of practical surveying;
Title remainder
which is demonstrated from its first principles. Wherein every thing that is useful and curious in that art, is fully considered and explained. Particularly three new and very concise methods for determining the areas of right-lined figures arithmetically, or by calculation, as well as the geometrical ones heretofore treated of. : The whole illustrated with copper-plates.
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By Robert Gibson, teacher of the mathematics. ; With alterations and amendments, adapted to the use of American surveyors
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Language
eng
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Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
  • 21856
  • 2373
Citation source
  • Evans
  • Rink, E. Technical Americana
Illustrations
  • charts
  • plans
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
A treatise of practical surveying; : which is demonstrated from its first principles. Wherein every thing that is useful and curious in that art, is fully considered and explained. Particularly three new and very concise methods for determining the areas of right-lined figures arithmetically, or by calculation, as well as the geometrical ones heretofore treated of. : The whole illustrated with copper-plates., By Robert Gibson, teacher of the mathematics. ; With alterations and amendments, adapted to the use of American surveyors
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Publication
Note
  • Edition statement transposed; precedes "By Robert Gibson ..." on title page
  • Signatures: [A]4 B-2M4; [A]2 B-Z2 (Z2 verso blank)
  • Plates engraved by James Poupard
  • "Tables of difference of latitude and departure ..."--[1], 90, [1] p.; has separate title page, with publication date of 1790. Odd numbered pages printed on versos. Attributed to John Robertson
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safety base undetermined
Carrier category
microfiche
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm. (8 vo)
Dimensions
4x6 in. or 11x15 cm.
Edition
The fifth edition.
Emulsion on film
diazo
Extent
viii, 272, [1], 90, [1] p., 12 folded leaves of plates
Form of item
microfiche
Generation
service copy
Media category
microform
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
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negative
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normal reduction
Reproduction note
Microfiche.
Specific material designation
microfiche
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm99028179
  • (OCoLC)ocn368954408
Label
A treatise of practical surveying; : which is demonstrated from its first principles. Wherein every thing that is useful and curious in that art, is fully considered and explained. Particularly three new and very concise methods for determining the areas of right-lined figures arithmetically, or by calculation, as well as the geometrical ones heretofore treated of. : The whole illustrated with copper-plates., By Robert Gibson, teacher of the mathematics. ; With alterations and amendments, adapted to the use of American surveyors
Publication
Note
  • Edition statement transposed; precedes "By Robert Gibson ..." on title page
  • Signatures: [A]4 B-2M4; [A]2 B-Z2 (Z2 verso blank)
  • Plates engraved by James Poupard
  • "Tables of difference of latitude and departure ..."--[1], 90, [1] p.; has separate title page, with publication date of 1790. Odd numbered pages printed on versos. Attributed to John Robertson
Base of film
safety base undetermined
Carrier category
microfiche
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm. (8 vo)
Dimensions
4x6 in. or 11x15 cm.
Edition
The fifth edition.
Emulsion on film
diazo
Extent
viii, 272, [1], 90, [1] p., 12 folded leaves of plates
Form of item
microfiche
Generation
service copy
Media category
microform
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
Positive negative aspect
negative
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/reductionRatio
--
ReductionRatioRange
normal reduction
Reproduction note
Microfiche.
Specific material designation
microfiche
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm99028179
  • (OCoLC)ocn368954408

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