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Title: A Compendious System of Astronomy in a Course of Familiar Lectures . also trigonometrical and celestial problems, with a Key to the Ephemeris & a Vocabulary of the terms of Science used in the Lectures
Description: 1805. Hard Cover. 3rd edn, revised & corrected by the authoress, London, for Wynne & Scholey etc, 1805. 8vo, xxii, [iv], 398p, 2p ads. Frontispiece of Mrs Bryan & Children, 17 plates, some folding, including a celestial globe, orrery & telescope. Inscr. Sl browning to endpapers, hinges cracked, paper label else VG clean copy in worn original full tree calf binding. Scarce and important early education in astronomy and physics - p24 'Mrs Bryan receives Young Ladies for the purposes of Education at Bryan-House, Blackheath'.


Price: GBP 950.00 = appr. US$ 1356.59 Seller: A G Cram Rare Books
- Book number: 001716

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