Horological disquisitions concerning the nature of time, and the reasons why all days, from noon to noon, are not alike twenty four hours long [microform] : in which appears the impossibility of a clock's being always kept exactly true to the sun : with tables of equation, and newer and better rules ... how thereby precisely to adjust royal pendulums ... : with a table of pendulums, shewing the beats that any length makes in an hour ... / by John Smith ... ; to which is added The best rules for the ordering and use both of the quick-silver and spirit weather-glasses, and Mr. S. Watson's rules for adjusting a clock by the fixed stars.
- Other records:
- London : Printed for Richard Cumberland ..., 1694.
- Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 369:3.
, 92 p.
- Time, Equation of -- Early works to 1800.
Horology -- Early works to 1800.
- Includes one folded table of equations.
"Licensed, January 17, 1693/4, D. Poplar"--P. 2.
Reproduction of original in British Library.
Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University Microfilms, 1970. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 369:3)
- Cited in:
- Wing S4106
Arber's Term cat. II 492
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