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A COMPENDIOUS SYSTEM OF ASTRONOMY,
Bryan, Margaret.

A COMPENDIOUS SYSTEM OF ASTRONOMY,

In a Course of Familiar Lectures, In which the Principles of that Science are clearly elucidated, so as to be Intelligible to those who have not studied the Mathematics: Also Trigonometrical and celestial Problems, with a key to the Ephemeris, and a Vocabulary of the Terms of Science Used in the Lectures, Which latter are explained agreeably to their Application in them. London: ... Wynne and Scholey ... 1805.
3rd Ed. Revised and Corrected by the Authoress. xxii + 398pp. 17 plates including 3 folding. [Lacking port. frontis.] Some light browning, rebound in modern period style half calf with marbled boards, gilt motifs and gilt lettered title label to spine. ODNB ‘Margaret Bryan (fl. 1795–1816), educator and writer on natural philosophy, was a noted early example of a woman teaching natural science to other women ...’
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