A Treatise of Eclipses of the Sun and Moon, for Thirty-five Years, Commencing Anno 1715, Ending 1749 ...: To which are Added, the Calculations of the Times of the Transits of Venus and Mercury Over the Sun ... for Seventy-nine Years. And the Conjunctions of Jupiter and Saturn, to the Year 1821 ...
J. Wilcox, 1731 - Eclipses - 176 pages
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Page 111 - And when I shall put thee out, I will cover the heaven, and make • the stars thereof dark • I will cover the sun with a cloud, and the moon shall not give her light. All the bright lights of heaven will I make dark over thee, and set darkness upon thy land, saith the Lord GOD.
Page 3 - Lord of heaven and earth, bccaule thou haft hid thefe things from the wife and prudent, and haft revealed them unto babes. Even fo, Father, for fo it feemed good in thy fight.
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Page 172 - Spectators at E and F, without any diurnal Motion, they would have the fame Angle...
Page 2 - Types ofFcmts and Mercury over the Sun, for 79 Years, and the Conjunctions of Jupiter and Saturn for 120 Years.
Page 172 - Ingrefr when he was at E, at the Point C ; and the other when he was at...
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