The sea-man's practice

Publication Date1682
Remaindercontaining a fundamental problem in navigation, experimentally verified: namely, touching the compass of the earth and sea, and the quantity of a degree in our English measures. Also, an exact method or form of keeping a reckoning at sea in any kind or manner of sailing. With certain tables and other rules used in navigation: as also the plotting and surveying of places: the latitude of the principal places in England: the finding of currents at sea, and what allowance is to be given in respect of them. By Richard Norwood, reader of the mathematicks
Extent[6], 137, [1] p.
Publisherprinted by A[nne]. Godbid and J[ohn]. Playford, for William Fisher, at the Postern-Gate, near Tower-Hill, T[homas]. Passinger, at the Three Bibles on London-Bridge, R[obert]. Boulter, at the Turks-Head, and R[alph]. Smith, at the Bible in Cornhill



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