The Resource A mathematical and philosophical dictionary: : containing an explanation of the terms, and an account of the several subjects, comprized under the heads mathematics, astronomy, and philosophy both natural and philosophical: with an historical account of the rise, progress, and present state of these sciences: also memoirs of the lives and writings of the most eminent authors, both ancient and modern, who by their discoveries or improvements have contributed to the advancement of them. In two volumes. With many cuts and copper-plates., By Charles Hutton, LL.D. F.R.SS of London and Edinburgh, and of the Philosophical Societies of Haarlem and America: and Professor of Mathematics in the Royal Military Academy, Woolwich. Vol. I. [-II.]

A mathematical and philosophical dictionary: : containing an explanation of the terms, and an account of the several subjects, comprized under the heads mathematics, astronomy, and philosophy both natural and philosophical: with an historical account of the rise, progress, and present state of these sciences: also memoirs of the lives and writings of the most eminent authors, both ancient and modern, who by their discoveries or improvements have contributed to the advancement of them. In two volumes. With many cuts and copper-plates., By Charles Hutton, LL.D. F.R.SS of London and Edinburgh, and of the Philosophical Societies of Haarlem and America: and Professor of Mathematics in the Royal Military Academy, Woolwich. Vol. I. [-II.]

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A mathematical and philosophical dictionary: : containing an explanation of the terms, and an account of the several subjects, comprized under the heads mathematics, astronomy, and philosophy both natural and philosophical: with an historical account of the rise, progress, and present state of these sciences: also memoirs of the lives and writings of the most eminent authors, both ancient and modern, who by their discoveries or improvements have contributed to the advancement of them. In two volumes. With many cuts and copper-plates.
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A mathematical and philosophical dictionary:
Title remainder
containing an explanation of the terms, and an account of the several subjects, comprized under the heads mathematics, astronomy, and philosophy both natural and philosophical: with an historical account of the rise, progress, and present state of these sciences: also memoirs of the lives and writings of the most eminent authors, both ancient and modern, who by their discoveries or improvements have contributed to the advancement of them. In two volumes. With many cuts and copper-plates.
Statement of responsibility
By Charles Hutton, LL.D. F.R.SS of London and Edinburgh, and of the Philosophical Societies of Haarlem and America: and Professor of Mathematics in the Royal Military Academy, Woolwich. Vol. I. [-II.]
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
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UkLiU
Citation location within source
T53069
Citation source
ESTC
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1737-1823
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Hutton, Charles
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • active 1777-1801
  • 1738-1809
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  • Davis, Jonas
  • Johnson, Joseph
  • Fraser, Duncan Cumming
  • Stott, Walter
  • G. G. and J. Robinson (Paternoster Row, London, England)
  • University of Liverpool
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  • Mathematics
  • Philosophy
  • Astronomy
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A mathematical and philosophical dictionary: : containing an explanation of the terms, and an account of the several subjects, comprized under the heads mathematics, astronomy, and philosophy both natural and philosophical: with an historical account of the rise, progress, and present state of these sciences: also memoirs of the lives and writings of the most eminent authors, both ancient and modern, who by their discoveries or improvements have contributed to the advancement of them. In two volumes. With many cuts and copper-plates., By Charles Hutton, LL.D. F.R.SS of London and Edinburgh, and of the Philosophical Societies of Haarlem and America: and Professor of Mathematics in the Royal Military Academy, Woolwich. Vol. I. [-II.]
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Publication
Note
  • Volume 1: viii, 650 pages, XI leaves of plates
  • Volume 2: [2], 756 pages, [24] leaves of plates (numbered XIII-XXXVII)
  • Volume 2 is dated 1795 and the imprint omits the printer's name
  • Both volumes have preliminary half-title leaves reading "A mathematical and philosophical dictionary. Vol. I.[-Vol. II. Part I.]"
  • Main body of text printed in double columns
  • Errata ("Addenda et corrigenda"), pages [713]-756, volume 2
Contents
Volume 1. Aba-Jur -- volume 2. Kal-Zon
Dimensions
4° (28 cm)
Extent
2 volumes
Other physical details
illustrations, diagrams
Ownership
University of Liverpool bookplate: "The Walter Stott Collection bequeathed by Duncan Fraser". This collection formed the The Grace Library of the Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Liverpool.
Label
A mathematical and philosophical dictionary: : containing an explanation of the terms, and an account of the several subjects, comprized under the heads mathematics, astronomy, and philosophy both natural and philosophical: with an historical account of the rise, progress, and present state of these sciences: also memoirs of the lives and writings of the most eminent authors, both ancient and modern, who by their discoveries or improvements have contributed to the advancement of them. In two volumes. With many cuts and copper-plates., By Charles Hutton, LL.D. F.R.SS of London and Edinburgh, and of the Philosophical Societies of Haarlem and America: and Professor of Mathematics in the Royal Military Academy, Woolwich. Vol. I. [-II.]
Publication
Note
  • Volume 1: viii, 650 pages, XI leaves of plates
  • Volume 2: [2], 756 pages, [24] leaves of plates (numbered XIII-XXXVII)
  • Volume 2 is dated 1795 and the imprint omits the printer's name
  • Both volumes have preliminary half-title leaves reading "A mathematical and philosophical dictionary. Vol. I.[-Vol. II. Part I.]"
  • Main body of text printed in double columns
  • Errata ("Addenda et corrigenda"), pages [713]-756, volume 2
Contents
Volume 1. Aba-Jur -- volume 2. Kal-Zon
Dimensions
4° (28 cm)
Extent
2 volumes
Other physical details
illustrations, diagrams
Ownership
University of Liverpool bookplate: "The Walter Stott Collection bequeathed by Duncan Fraser". This collection formed the The Grace Library of the Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Liverpool.

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