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The mariner"s compass rectified

Andrew Wakely

The mariner"s compass rectified

containing tables, shewing the true hour of the day, ... By Andrew Wakeley, ... Enlarged with many useful additions, by J. Atkinson. The whole revised, and carefully corrected, ... By William Mountaine, F.R.S.

by Andrew Wakely

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Published by printed for W. and J. Mount, and T. Page in London .
Written in English


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FormatMicroform
Pagination272p.
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20112571M

The Mariner's Compass Rectified, half-title, illustrations and diagrams (one with volvelle), contemporary sheep, worn, later paper label on spine, 8vo, J. Mount and T. . Andrew Wakely’s ‘Mariner’s Compass’ is an important navigational book intended to be an aid to voyagers and assist in navigation. Its popularity rose to prominence when it was used by the Royal Navy, particularly for its accurate longitude and latitudinal tables.

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Lessons in practical electricity; principles, experiments, and arithmetical problems, an elementary text-book. EARTHS MAGNETISM. Mariners Compass. permit the needle to come to rest pointing N and S, and thengently twist the box around until the point marked N . This is a detail from Andrew Wakley's The mariner's compass rectified: containing tables, shewing the true hour of the day, the sun being upon any point of the compass ; with the true time of the rising and setting of the sun and stars, and the points of the compass upon which they rise and set With the description and use of those.


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Wakely, Andrew. View full catalog record. Rights: Public Domain. Feb 11,  · “The Mariners-Compass Rectified” by Andrew Wakely was originally published in 17th century copies are quite rare, but the book was reprinted in many editions over time.

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The mariner's compass rectified: Containing tables, shewing the true hour of the day, the sun being upon and point of the compass: with the true time of the rising and setting of the sun and stars, and the points of the compass that the sun and stars rise and set: with tables of amplitudes.

Which tables of sun-dials, semidiurnal arches, and amplitudes are calculated. Photo, Print, Drawing Illus. of the Rectifier, in Andrew Wakeley, The Mariner's compass rectified, London, J. Mount and T. Page, Enlarge [ digital file from b&w film copy neg.

May 31,  · Reading a mariner compass may look complicated, but don't let all those intricate pieces throw you off. Mariners have been using mariner's compasses for centuries.

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