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Practical navigation:, title page
Seller, John (fl. 1658-1698) (Author)
White, Robert (1645-1703) (Engraver)

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.

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)
Nautical instruments
Title pages
Content: "A table containing ten chiliads of logarithmes" and "A triangular canon logarithmical" have special title-pages dated 1672 and 1673 respectively.
Ownership: 303374B.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14433127
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5ae1bb00-c604-012f-c86c-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1658: Creator Born
  • 1672: Issued
  • 1698: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Practical navigation:" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1672. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/8b374e1c-1534-d35a-e040-e00a180629e0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Practical navigation:" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 19, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/8b374e1c-1534-d35a-e040-e00a180629e0

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1672). Practical navigation: Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/8b374e1c-1534-d35a-e040-e00a180629e0

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