What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
accuracy adjusted angle Author base bearing Book centre cloth coincidence column compass Construct contains contours convenient correct corresponding Courts described Dictionary direction distance divisions drawing drawn edge Edition English equal error express face feet Field figure fixed forward angle given gives ground hand height hills History Horizontal Equivalents Illustrations important inches India intersection laid length manner marked measured method mile Military minutes natural necessary North Notes object observed obtain officer offset opposite original pacing perpendicular Persian Plate position Post 8vo practice prepared produced protractor represented road Royal 8vo scale Second Service Sextant shade shown side sketch slope Stations survey taken touches Translated traversing triangles true usually vernier vertical vols written yards
Page 9 - Illustrated Horse Management. Containing descriptive remarks upon Anatomy, Medicine, Shoeing, Teeth, Food, Vices, Stables ; likewise a plain account of the situation, nature, and value of the various points ; together with comments on grooms, dealers, breeders, breakers, and trainers ; Embellished with more than 400 engravings from original designs made expressly for this work. By E.
Page 12 - Tilley (HA) Japan, the Amoor and the Pacific. With notices of other Places, comprised in a Voyage of Circumnavigation in the Imperial Russian Corvette Rynda, in 1858 — 1800.
Page 17 - Manual. Compiled for the use of Engineer Volunteer Corps. By Col. WA FBANKLAND, RE With numerous Illustrations. 2s. Ammunition. A descriptive treatise on the different Projectiles Charges, Fuzes, Rockets, &c., at present in use for Land and Sea Service, and on other war stores manufactured in the Royal Laboratory.
Page 2 - Boileau (Major-General JT) A New and Complete Set of Traverse Tables, showing the Differences of Latitude and the Departures to every Minute of the Quadrant and to Five Places of Decimals. Together with a Table of the lengths of each Degree of Latitude and corresponding Degree of Longitude from the Equator to the Poles ; with other Tables useful to the Surveyor and Engineer. Fourth Edition, thoroughly revised and corrected by the Author. Royal 8vo. 12s. London, 1876. Boulger (DC) History of China....
Page 12 - Physical Geography. PART II. — Natural History. PART III. — Civil History. PART IV. — Economics and Trade. By DAVID THOMAS ANSTED, MA, FRS, and ROBERT GORDON LATHAM, MA, MD, FRS New and Cheaper Edition in one handsome 8vo. Volume, with 72 Illustrations on Wood by Vizetelly, Loudon, Nicholls, and Hart ; with Map.
Page 4 - Course of Elementary Mathematics for the use of candidates for admission into either of the Military Colleges; of applicants for appointments in the Home or Indian Civil Services ; and of mathematical students generally. By Professor JR YOUNG.
Page 28 - Twenty-five Tales of a Demon," in the Nagari Character, with a complete Vocabulary. Royal 8vo. 'Js. Platts' JT, Baital Pachisi ; translated into English. 8vo. 8s. Forbes's Ikhwanu s Safa; or, "Brothers of Purity,
Page 26 - Wellesley's Despatches. The Despatches, Minutes, and Correspondence of the Marquis Wellesley, KG, during his Administration in India. 5 vols. 8vo. With Portrait, Map, &c. £6. 10s.
Page 24 - Thomson's Lunar and Horary Tables. For New and Concise Methods of Performing the Calculations necessary for ascertaining the Longitude by Lunar Observations, or Chronometers ; with directions for acquiring a knowledge of the Principal Fixed Stars and finding the Latitude of them.