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

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.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1672
Place Term: London
Publisher: Printed by John Darby, and are to be sold by the author, at his shops; and by John Wingfield book-seller
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KC 1672 (Seller, J. Practical navigation)
Nautical instruments
Content : "A table containing ten chiliads of logarithmes" and "A triangular canon logarithmical" have special title-pages dated 1672 and 1673 respectively.

Ownership: 303374B.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14433127
UUID: 5ae1bb00-c604-012f-c86c-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1658: Creator Born
  • 1672: Issued
  • 1698: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Practical navigation: [title page]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1672. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8b374e1c-1534-d35a-e040-e00a180629e0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Practical navigation: [title page]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 4, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8b374e1c-1534-d35a-e040-e00a180629e0

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1672). Practical navigation: [title page] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8b374e1c-1534-d35a-e040-e00a180629e0

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Practical navigation: [title page]