Epitomy of navigation Containing plain and easy rules, for the working all plain triangles, and their application to plain, traverse, oblique, Mercator and middle latitude sailing; with spherical trigonometry in all its cases, and its application to all the necessary problems in astronomy. To which is added, all necessary tables of the sun's declination, latitude and departure, meridional parts, latitude and longitude of places, &c. Concluding with a compleat table of logarithms, sines, tangents, &c. With the use of all the tables illustrated by examples. First written by Gellibrand, Norwood, and Jones; and now collected and digested into one compendium of navigation

Main Author: Gellibrand, Henry
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London Printed for William Mount and Thomas Page, at the Postern, on Tower-Hill 1735, 1735
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:'A table of logarithms, for numbers increasing in their natural order, from an unit 10000. With a table of artificial sines tangents and secants, the radius 10,000000. The third edition corrected.' has separate titlepage and register, and was also issued separately. - English Short Title Catalog, T140389. - Reproduction of original from British Library
Physical Description:Online-Ressource ([4],160;[144]p.,III plates) ill 8°