The complete dictionary of arts and sciences : in which the whole circle of human learning is explained, and the difficulties attending the acquisition of every art, whether liberal or mechanical, are removed, in the most easy and familiar manner ... / the theological, philological, and critical branches, by the Rev. Temple Henry Croker ... the medicinal, anatomical, and chemical, by Thomas Williams ... the mathematical by Samuel Clark ... and other parts by several gentlemen particularly conversant in the arts and sciences they have undertaken to explain.
(from t.p.) Among the various branches of literature explained in this work are the following, viz.: agriculture, algebra, anatomy, architecture, arithmetic, astronomy, botany, catoptrics, chemistry, chronology, commerce, conics, cosmography, dialling, dioptrics, ethics, fluxions, fortification, gardening, gauging, geography, geometry, grammar, gunnery, handicrafts, heraldry, history, horsemanship, husbandry, hydraulics, hydrography, hydrostatics, law, levelling, logic, maritime and military affairs, mathematics, mechanics, merchandize, metaphysics, meteorology, music, navigation, optics, painting, perspective, pharmacy, philology, philosophy, physic, pneumatics, rhetoric, sculpture, series, statics, statuary, surgery, surveying, theology, &c.