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New elements of optics. [electronic resource] : Part IV, V, and VI. Containing the theory of catoptrics and dioptrics deduced from physical and mathematical principles; and it [sic] application to the construction and uses of optical instruments: With all their Improvements to the present Time. The whole illustrated with a great variety of copper-plate figures. By B. Martin.

Author/Creator:
Martin, Benjamin, 1705-1782.
Standardized Title:
New elements of optics. Parts 4, 5, 6
Publication:
London : printed for, and sold by the author at no 171 in Fleetstreet, and by all booksellers in city and country, [between 1765 and 1773?]
Series:
Eighteenth century collections online. Part 1.
Format/Description:
Book
vi,[2],131,[1]p.,plates ; 8⁰.
Subjects:
Optics -- Early works to 1850.
Place of Publication:
England London.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Notes:
With a half-title.
Internal evidence suggests a date of not before 1765 or after 1773; London streets were numbered in the middle of the 1760s; and the final page advts last line has book title including date "June 6, 1761"; the same advts include 'Institutions of astronomical calculations', th earliest copy known is dated 1765, and 'The description and use of the globes' and its 'Appendix', which were published in [1773].
Possibly issued with 'New elements of optics. Parts I, II, and III' between 1765 and 1773 (cf. T25339).
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns
Reproduction of original from British Library.
Cited in:
English Short Title Catalog, T25338.
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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