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HAWNEY, William (fl. 1717)
The doctrine of plain and spherical trigonometry: with its application and use in the following parts of mathematicks; viz. I. Navigation in all its kinds;... II. Astronomy; ... III. Projection of the sphere in plano. IV. Geography. V. Fortification. VI. Mensuration of heights and distances, ... VII. Dialling, arithmetical and instrumental, ... By William Hawney, author of The compleat measurer.

London: printed for J. Darby, A. Bettesworth, F. Fayram, J. Pemberton, C. Rivington, J. Hooke, F. Clay, J. Battley, and E. Symon, 1725.
[8], 479, [1] p., [2] fold. pl. : wdcut & engr. illus. ; 19.6 cm. (8º)

According to the preface, Hawney was "lately deceas'd" when this work was published. With errata on the verso of prelim. p. 4, the booksellers' catalogue on prelim. p. [8], and an advertisement for The Complete Measurer, of which Soane owned the 12th edition, 1766 (q.v.), on the final page. ESTC t113396.

Binding C18th Cambridge-style panelled calf.

Reference Number 2437


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