The artificial clock-maker

Publication Date1700
RemainderA treatise of watch and clock-work, wherein the art of calculating numbers for most sorts of movements is explained, to the capacity of the unlearned. Also, the history of watch and clock-work, both antient and modern. With other useful matter never before publish'd. The second edition enlarged. To which is added a supplement, containing, 1. The anatomy of a watch and clock. 2. Monsieur Romer's satellite-instrument, with observations concerning the calculation of the eclipses of Jupiter's satellites, and to find the longitude by them. 3 A nice way to correct pendulum watches. 4. Mr Flamsteed's equation tables. 5. To find a meridian-line, for the governing of watches, and other uses. 6. To make a telescope to keep a watch by the fixed stars. By W.D. M.A
Extent[16], 119, [3], 28, [2] p., [7] folded leaves of plates
Publisherprinted for James Knapton, at the Crown in St Paul's Church-yard



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