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The Mathematical Principles of Geography.Containing - EMERSON, William - 1770. 
London. Printed for J. Nourse. 1770. - 8vo, 20.2cm, 2 volume inOne, vii,ii,172 & iv,164pp., with 22 folding plate tables, expertlyrebound in contemporary style half calf, gilt decorated raisedbands, gilt corner and center decorations in the panels, doubleblack crushed morocco labels, marbled boards, text slightly tonedbut a fine copy attractively bound. (cgc) The work deals withnavigation and time. The eighteenth century mathematician was notedfor his precision and exactness. This is displayed in this volumewith fine diagrams and extensive tables of latitude and longitude. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
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