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Title
The system of the world / by P.S. Laplace ; translated from the French by J. Pond.
Exposition du système du monde. English
Name/Creator
Laplace, Pierre Simon, marquis de, 1749-1827, creator
Pond, John, 1767-1836
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FCOR.WOLBACH:2404616 
Location
Wolbach Library

Networked Resource

Master Microforms
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
R. Phillips
Language
English
Description
2 v. ; 20 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Astronomy -- Early works to 1800 ;  Celestial mechanics -- Early works to 1800

Category
Astronomical instruments and methodology

Early astronomy (pre-1800)

Note
v. 1. bk. I. Of the apparent motions of the celestial bodies -- bk. II. Of the real motions of the celestial bodies -- bk III. Of the laws of motion -- v. 2. bk. IV. Of the theory of universal gravitation -- bk. V. Abridgment of the history of astronomy.
Other Title
  Harvard astronomy preservation microfilm project ; 00005
Other Title