The Resource The new practical navigator; : being an epitome of navigation; containing the different methods of working the lunar observations, and all the requisite tables used with the nautical almanac, in determining the latitude and longitude; and keeping a complete reckoning at sea: illustrated by proper rules and examples: : the whole exemplified in a journal kept from England to the island of Teneriffe ..., The first American, from the thirteenth English edition of John Hamilton Moore. ; Improved by the introduction of several new tables, and by large additions to the former tables, and revised and corrected by a skilful mathematician and navigator. ; Illustrated with copper-plates. ; To which are added, some general instructions and information to merchants, masters of vessels, and others concerned in navigation, relative to the mercantile and maritime laws and customs, (electronic resource)

The new practical navigator; : being an epitome of navigation; containing the different methods of working the lunar observations, and all the requisite tables used with the nautical almanac, in determining the latitude and longitude; and keeping a complete reckoning at sea: illustrated by proper rules and examples: : the whole exemplified in a journal kept from England to the island of Teneriffe ..., The first American, from the thirteenth English edition of John Hamilton Moore. ; Improved by the introduction of several new tables, and by large additions to the former tables, and revised and corrected by a skilful mathematician and navigator. ; Illustrated with copper-plates. ; To which are added, some general instructions and information to merchants, masters of vessels, and others concerned in navigation, relative to the mercantile and maritime laws and customs, (electronic resource)

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The new practical navigator; : being an epitome of navigation; containing the different methods of working the lunar observations, and all the requisite tables used with the nautical almanac, in determining the latitude and longitude; and keeping a complete reckoning at sea: illustrated by proper rules and examples: : the whole exemplified in a journal kept from England to the island of Teneriffe ...
Title
The new practical navigator;
Title remainder
being an epitome of navigation; containing the different methods of working the lunar observations, and all the requisite tables used with the nautical almanac, in determining the latitude and longitude; and keeping a complete reckoning at sea: illustrated by proper rules and examples: : the whole exemplified in a journal kept from England to the island of Teneriffe ...
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The first American, from the thirteenth English edition of John Hamilton Moore. ; Improved by the introduction of several new tables, and by large additions to the former tables, and revised and corrected by a skilful mathematician and navigator. ; Illustrated with copper-plates. ; To which are added, some general instructions and information to merchants, masters of vessels, and others concerned in navigation, relative to the mercantile and maritime laws and customs
Creator
Contributor
Engraver
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Additional physical form
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
  • 37991
  • 3896
Citation source
  • Evans
  • Rink, E. Technical Americana
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
d. 1807
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moore, John Hamilton
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/ed
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Illustrations
  • maps
  • charts
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1773-1838
  • 1770-1862
  • 1766?-1804
  • d. 1807
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bowditch, Nathaniel
  • Blunt, Edmund M.
  • Hill, Samuel
  • Moore, John Hamilton
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nautical astronomy
  • Navigation
  • Money
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The new practical navigator; : being an epitome of navigation; containing the different methods of working the lunar observations, and all the requisite tables used with the nautical almanac, in determining the latitude and longitude; and keeping a complete reckoning at sea: illustrated by proper rules and examples: : the whole exemplified in a journal kept from England to the island of Teneriffe ..., The first American, from the thirteenth English edition of John Hamilton Moore. ; Improved by the introduction of several new tables, and by large additions to the former tables, and revised and corrected by a skilful mathematician and navigator. ; Illustrated with copper-plates. ; To which are added, some general instructions and information to merchants, masters of vessels, and others concerned in navigation, relative to the mercantile and maritime laws and customs, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/37991
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Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • The additions are largely the work of Nathaniel Bowditch. Cf. the preface, signed: Edmund M. Blunt. Sept. 1, 1800
  • Plate facing p. 283 engraved by Samuel Hill
  • Error in paging: p. 236 misnumbered 214
  • Bookseller's advertisement, p. [571-572]
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000325380
Dimensions
21 cm. (8vo)
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xii, [1], 14-570, [2] p., [8] leaves of plates
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill., diagrams
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000325380
Label
The new practical navigator; : being an epitome of navigation; containing the different methods of working the lunar observations, and all the requisite tables used with the nautical almanac, in determining the latitude and longitude; and keeping a complete reckoning at sea: illustrated by proper rules and examples: : the whole exemplified in a journal kept from England to the island of Teneriffe ..., The first American, from the thirteenth English edition of John Hamilton Moore. ; Improved by the introduction of several new tables, and by large additions to the former tables, and revised and corrected by a skilful mathematician and navigator. ; Illustrated with copper-plates. ; To which are added, some general instructions and information to merchants, masters of vessels, and others concerned in navigation, relative to the mercantile and maritime laws and customs, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/37991
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • The additions are largely the work of Nathaniel Bowditch. Cf. the preface, signed: Edmund M. Blunt. Sept. 1, 1800
  • Plate facing p. 283 engraved by Samuel Hill
  • Error in paging: p. 236 misnumbered 214
  • Bookseller's advertisement, p. [571-572]
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000325380
Dimensions
21 cm. (8vo)
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xii, [1], 14-570, [2] p., [8] leaves of plates
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill., diagrams
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000325380

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