| 1801 - 426 pages
...of a river, and wanting to knoW the distance to a house, which stood on the other side, I measured **200 yards in a right line by the side of the river, and found,** that the two angles at each end of this line, formed by the other end and the house, were 73° 15',... | |
| Charles Hutton - 1807
...the distance to a house which was seen at a distance on the other side; I measured out for a base 400 **yards in a right line by the side of the river, and found** that the two angles, one at each end of this line, subtended by the other end and the house, were 68°... | |
| Charles Hutton - 1811
...distance to a house which was seen at a distance on the other side ; I measured out for a base 400 **yards in a right line by the side of the river, and found** that the two angles, one at each end of this line, subtended by the other end and the house, were 68°... | |
| Robert Gibson - 1821 - 544 pages
...wanting to know the distance to a house which was seen on the other side, l measured out for a base 400 **yards in a right line by the side of the river, and found** that the two angles, one at each end of this line, subtended by the other end and the house, were 68°... | |
| Charles Hutton - 1822
...distance to a house which was seen at a distance on the other side ; I measured out for a base 400 **yards in a right line by the side of the river, and found** that the two angles, one at each end of this line, subtended by the other end and the house, were 68°... | |
| Edward Riddle - 1824
...the side of a river, and wishing to know the distance of a house on the other side, I measured 312 **yards in a right line by the side of the river, and** then found that the two angles, one at each end of this line, subtended by the other end and the house,... | |
| Robert Gibson - 1832 - 348 pages
...wanting to know the distance to a house which was seen on the other side, I measured out for a base 400 **yards in a right line by the side of the river, and found** that the two angles, one at each end of this line, subtended by the other end and the house, were 68°... | |
| William Smyth - 1834 - 72 pages
...side of a river and wanting to know the distance to a house, which stood on the other side, I measured **200 yards in a right line by the side of the river, and found** that the two angles at each end of this line formed by the other end and the house were 73° 15' and... | |
| John D. Williams - 1840 - 605 pages
...the distance to a house which was seen at a distance on the other side, I measured out for a base 400 **yards in a right line by the side of the river, and found** that the two angles, one at each end of this line, subtended by the other end and the house, were 68°... | |
| 1845
...the side of a river, and wanting to know the distance of a house on the other side, I measured 266 **yards in a right line, by the side of the river, and found** that the two angles, one at each end of this line, subtended by the other end and the house, were 38°... | |
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