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An explanation of a new construction and improvement of the sea octant and sextant : containing, A most easy, expeditious and accurate Method of adjusting and rectifying those Instruments for Use both at Sea and Land. Also the best Disposition of the Glasses ; with Directions for making the Fore and Back Observations ; and the several Steps in the Process of finding the Longitude at Sea. Illustrated by four Copper-Plates. By B. Martin. Preview this item
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An explanation of a new construction and improvement of the sea octant and sextant : containing, A most easy, expeditious and accurate Method of adjusting and rectifying those Instruments for Use both at Sea and Land. Also the best Disposition of the Glasses ; with Directions for making the Fore and Back Observations ; and the several Steps in the Process of finding the Longitude at Sea. Illustrated by four Copper-Plates. By B. Martin.

Author: Benjamin Martin
Publisher: London : Printed for the author, at No. 171, Fleet-Street, [1775?]
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Martin
OCLC Number: 642555373
Description: 1 online resource ([2], 37, [1] pages, plates)

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