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AS FAR AS IT RELATES TO ASTRONOMY, ACCORDING TO THE
"The works of the Lord are great, sought out of all those who have pleasure
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year of the Independence of the United States of America, Joseph CushSEAL.
ing and Joseph Jewett of the said District have deposited in this Office the title of a Book, the right whereof they claim as Proprietors, in the
words following ; to wit :“ Euclid's Elements of Geometry, the six first Books. To which are added, Elements of Plain and Spherical Trigonometry, a System of Conick Sections, Elements “ of Natural Philosophy, as far as it relates to Astronomy, according to the Newtou nian System, and Elements of Astronomy : with Notes. By the Rev. Joun ALLEN, “ A. M. Professor of Mathematicks in the University of Maryland.
“ The works of the Lord are great, sought out of all those who have pleasure * therein."....Psl. cx1."
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