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Practical navigation: or, An introduction to the whole art. Containing many useful and geometrical definitions and problems; the doctrine of plain and spherical triangles; plain mercator, and great circle-sayling; sundry useful problems in astronomy; t...

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Names
Seller, John (fl. 1658-1698) (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1672
Place: London
Publisher: Printed by John Darby, and are to be sold by the author, at his shops; and by John Wingfield book-seller
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KC 1672 (Seller, J. Practical navigation)
Topics
Navigation
Notes
Content: "A table containing ten chiliads of logarithmes" and "A triangular canon logarithmical" have special title-pages dated 1672 and 1673 respectively.
Ownership: 303374B.
Physical Description
Extent: 5 p. l., 278 p., 1 l., 88, [55], [92] p. illus., plates. 20 cm. (4to.)
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14433127
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5a8a99c0-c604-012f-d151-58d385a7bc34
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x Practical navigation: or, An introduction to the whole art. Containing many useful and geometrical definitions and problems; the doctrine of plain and spherical triangles; plain mercator, and great circle-sayling; sundry useful problems in astronomy; the use of instruments ... tables of the moons age, of the tydes ... also a table of 10000 logarithms, and of the log. sines, tangents and secants
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