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The advancement of the art of navigation [microform] : in two parts : the first shewing by a new canon of sines, tangents, and secants, how to resolve all cases of right-lined triangles, onely by looking into the tables without any calculation : particularly applied to all the three kinds of sailing : viz. by the plain chart, by Mercaters chart, by a great circle, and to the art of surveying : the second part, shewing several observations for the better odering of the log-line, and for the more exact and ready measuring, not onely of minutes, but seconds of time, with some new experiments and engines for the more constant finding of a ships way / by Henry Philippes.

Author/Creator:
Phillippes, Henry, d. 1677?
Publication:
London : Printed by R. & W. Leybourn for George Hulock ..., 1657.
Format/Description:
Microformat
[14], 156, [91], [33], 39 p.
Series:
Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 472:9.
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Subjects:
Navigation -- Early works to 1800.
Notes:
2d part has special t.p.
Inserted between the first and second parts is possibly a first edition of another work of Phillippes consisting of two parts which was published separately in 1708. The first part: The seaman's canon of triangles, London, 1657. The second part: A brief canon of triangles, London, 1657.
Reproduction of original in Cambridge University Library.
Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University Microfilms, 1973. 1 microfilm reel : 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 472:9)
Cited in:
Wing P2042
Contributor:
Phillippes, Henry, d. 1677?
Phillippes, Henry, d. 1677?
OCLC:
13502017