A Rudimentary Treatise on Land and Engineering Surveying, with all the modern improvements ... With illustrations

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Virtue Bros.&Company, 1865 - 232 pages

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Page 10 - WATER WORKS, for the Supply of Cities and Towns. With a Description of the Principal Geological Formations of England as in'fluencing Supplies of Water ; and Details of Engines and Pumping Machinery for raising Water.
Page 3 - The circumference of every circle is supposed to be divided into 360 equal parts, called degrees ; and each degree into 60 equal parts, called minutes ; and each minute into 60 equal parts, called seconds ; and these into thirds, &c.
Page 3 - To which is added, a description of the Principles and Practice of Isometrical Projection. By JF HEATHER, MA -With 14 Plates.
Page 121 - An Act for consolidating in one Act certain provisions usually inserted in Acts of inclosure, and for facilitating the mode of proving the several facts usually required on the passing of such Acts...
Page 2 - Frisi. 2s. 6d. 125. COMBUSTION OF COAL, AND THE PREVENTION OF SMOKE, by C. Wye Williams, MICE 3s.
Page 2 - NAVIGATION AND SHIP-BUILDING. 51. NAVAL ARCHITECTURE, by J. Peake. 3s. 53*. SHIPS FOR OCEAN AND RIVER SERVICE, Construction of, by Captain HA Sommerfeldt. Is. 63**.
Page 3 - EQUATIONAL ARITHMETIC : including Tables for the Calculation of Simple Interest, with Logarithms for Compound Interest, and Annuities, by W. Hipsley. Is. 85*. SUPPLEMENT TO THE ABOVE, Is. 85 and 85* in 1 vol., 2s.
Page 8 - Similar triangles are to one another in the duplicate ratio of their homologous sides.

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