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Author Perkins, P.

Title The seaman's tutor, explaining geometry, cosmography, and trigonometry [electronic resource] : with requisite tables of longitude and latitude of sea-ports, traverse tables, tables of easting and westing, meridian miles, declinarions, amplitudes, refractions, use of the compass , kalendar, measure of the earth's globe, use of instruments and charts, difference of sailing, estimation of a ship's way by the log, and log-line, currents, etc. : compiled for the use of the mathematical school in Christ's hospital-London, His Majesty Charles II, his royal foundation / by Mr. P. Perkins ...

Published London : Printed for Obadiah Blageave ..., 1682.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM INTERNET resource    AVAILABLE
Physical description [6], 47, [66], [112], [89], [49]-260 p. : illus.
Series Early English books online
Notes "Whereas Mr. P. P. ... deceased, left this tutor of navigation in great part done ... it is now finished by his brother Eysum Perkins." -- Dedication.
"Briggs logarithms": [66] p.
"A table of artificial sines and tangents, for every degree and minute of the quadrant, fitted to the size of the logarithms. London, Printed for Robert Harford, 1679", 112 p. has special t.p.
Weights and measures with the tale of several goods. London, Printed by William Godbid for Robert Harford, 1677, has special t.p.
Reproduction of original in Trinity College Library, Dublin.
Wing P1559
Arber's Term cat. I 507
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 471:9) s1999 miun s
Other author Briggs, Henry, 1561-1630.
Perkins, Eysum.
Subject Navigation -- Early works to 1800.
Local subject Internet access