The mariner's new calendar. [electronic resource] : Containing The principles of arithmetic and practical geometry; with the extraction of the square and cube roots; also rules for finding the prime, epact, moon's age, time of high-water, with tables for the same. Together with exact tables of the sun's place, declination, and right ascension: of the right ascention and declination of the principal fixed stars: of the latitude and longtitude of places: a large table of difference of latitude and departure, for the exact working a traverse. Also the description and use of the sea-quadrant, fore-staff and nocturnal: necessary problems in plane-sailing and astronomy, wrought by the logarithms, and by Gunter's scale: a tide table: the courses and distances on the coast of Great Britain, Ireland, France, &c. And the soundings at coming into the channel: with directions for failing into some principal harbours. By Nathaniel Colson, student in the mathematics. The whole revised, and adjusted to the new stile, by William Mountaine, F.R.S.

Colson, Nathaniel, fl. 1674.
Other Title:
Mariners new kalendar
London : Printed for J. Mount and T. Page and W. Mount on Tower-Hill, 1781. Where you may all sorts of mathematical books, 1781.
Eighteenth century collections online. Part 2: New editions
136p. : ill. ; 4⁰.
Nautical almanacs.
Place of Publication:
England London.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns
Reproduction of original from Boston Public Library.
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English Short Title Catalog, N34626.
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