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Practical navigation: [title page]

Image ID: psnypl_rbk_974

Practical navigation: [title page] (1672)

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Image Title

:  Practical navigation: [title page]


: Seller, John, fl. 1658-1698 -- Author
White, Robert, 1645-1703 -- Engraver


: [Title page]


: 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.

Source Description

: 5 p. l., 278 p., 1 l., 88, [55], [92] p. illus., plates. 20 cm. (4to.)


: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Rare Books Division

Catalog Call Number

: *KC 1672 (Seller, J. Practical navigation)

Digital ID

: psnypl_rbk_974

Record ID

: 1922162

Digital Item Published

: 7-12-2010; updated 3-25-2011

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