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A Manual of Spherical and Practical Astronomy: Embracing the General Problems of Spherical Astronomy, the Special Applications to Nautical Astronomy, and the Theory and Use of Fixed and Portable Astronomical Instruments. Two Volumes, Complete.

Chauvenet, William

Published by J.B. Lippincott & Co., Philadelphia, 1863
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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An exhaustive treatise on naval astronomy by a pioneer American naval mathematician and one of the founders of the U.S. naval academy at Annapolis, and originator of a new method for reducing lunar distances, first published in the American Ephemeris in 1855 along with the tables for its application . An incredibly well-preserved set with minor light professional repair to one hinge and to a small spine tear. All foldout plates present and in very good condition. Bookseller Inventory # 1345705

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Title: A Manual of Spherical and Practical ...

Publisher: J.B. Lippincott & Co., Philadelphia

Publication Date: 1863

Binding: Hard Cover

Illustrator: Foldout Plates

Book Condition:Very Good

Edition: Fifth Edition, Revised and Corrected

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