Sherwin's Mathematical Tables, Contriv'd After a Most Comprehensive Method: Containing, Dr. Wallis's Account of Logarithms, Dr. Halley's and Mr. Sharp's Ways of Constructing Them; With Dr. Newton's Constraction of Briggs's Logarithms (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Sherwin's Mathematical Tables, Contriv'd After a Most Comprehensive Method: Containing, Dr. Wallis's Account of Logarithms, Dr. Halley's and Mr. Sharp's Ways of Constructing Them; With Dr. Newton's Constraction of Briggs's Logarithms

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