GEORGE ADAMS Sr & Jr



LOCATION
London. England.


HISTORY
George Adams Sr 1709 - 1772, was a manufacturer of mathematical instruments to King George III (1738-1820).
He was a creator of celestial and terrestrial globes. He also built microscopes, his Micrographia illustrata, London, 1746, is famous.

(1750-1795). George Adams Jr 1750 - 1795, continued in his father George Adams footsteps. He wrote many treatises on instruments and experimental philosophy: Essay on Vision (London, 1789), Astronomical and Geographical Essays (London,1789), and more.


The engrawed plates from Adams catalouge.
Published in London 1794


The Stellated Planetarium
Published in London 1794


A new Copernican Planetarium
Published in London 1794
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