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, (electronic 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, (electronic resource)

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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.
Statement of responsibility
By Robert Gibson; teacher of the mathematics. ; With alterations and amendments, adapted to the use of American surveyors
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Contributor
Engraver
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Additional physical form
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
  • B9556
  • 47790
  • 2383
Citation source
  • Bristol
  • Shipton & Mooney
  • Rink, E. Technical Americana
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Gibson, Robert
Illustrations
  • charts
  • plans
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Poupard, James
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  • Surveying
  • Surveying
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, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/47790
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Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Edition statement transposed; precedes "By Robert Gibson ..." on title page
  • Plates engraved by James Poupard
  • "Mathematical tables: difference of latitude and departure: logarithms, from 1 to 10,000. Artificial sines, tangents, and secants."--[3], 90, [3], 60 p.; has separate title page, with imprint date of 1796. This title includes "Tables of latitude and departure ..." ([1], 90, [1] p.) with separate title page, also with imprint date of 1796. The Tables of latitude and departure are attributed to John Roberston
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000322001
Dimensions
20 cm. (8vo)
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
The seventh edition.
Extent
vii, 288, [3], 90, [3], 60 p., 13 folded leaves of plates
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000322001
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, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/47790
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Edition statement transposed; precedes "By Robert Gibson ..." on title page
  • Plates engraved by James Poupard
  • "Mathematical tables: difference of latitude and departure: logarithms, from 1 to 10,000. Artificial sines, tangents, and secants."--[3], 90, [3], 60 p.; has separate title page, with imprint date of 1796. This title includes "Tables of latitude and departure ..." ([1], 90, [1] p.) with separate title page, also with imprint date of 1796. The Tables of latitude and departure are attributed to John Roberston
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000322001
Dimensions
20 cm. (8vo)
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
The seventh edition.
Extent
vii, 288, [3], 90, [3], 60 p., 13 folded leaves of plates
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000322001

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