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The description and vse of the sector, crosse-staffe, and other instruments: vvith a canon of artificiall sines and tangents, to a radius of 10000.0000. parts, and the vse thereof in astronomie, navigation, dialling, and fortification, &c. By Edm. Gunter

The description and vse of the sector, crosse-staffe, and other instruments: vvith a canon of artificiall sines and tangents, to a radius of 10000.0000. parts, and the vse thereof in astronomie, navigation, dialling, and fortification, &c. By Edm. Gunter

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Description and use of the sector
Creator: Gunter, Edmund, 1581-1626
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Date: 1636.
Publisher: Printed by William Iones, for Iames Bowler, and are to be sold at the Marigold in Pauls Church-yard,
Edition: The 2d ed. much augm.
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With an additional title page, engraved, with imprint: London printed by W.I. 1636. And are to be sold by Iames Boller at the signe of the Marigold in Pauls Church yard. 1636.
"The first booke of the crosse-staffe" (caption title) and "The generall vse of the canon and table of logarithmes" (caption title) begin new pagination on 2A1r and 4A1r respectively. "Canon triangulorum", first published separately in 1623, has separate dated title page and collates pi¹ A-O⁴. Part 2 has separate title page: Canon triangvlorvm, or Tables of artificiall sines and tangents ...
Signatures: [a]-b⁴ (incl. front.) B-X⁴ Y² Aa-Kkk⁴ Lll² (Lll2 blank) [*]¹ Aaaa-Iiii⁴ A-O⁴.
Kk1-2 misbound, D1-2 misbound, signatures I-M bound after signature O. Imperfect: slightly wormed. Autographs of W. Wormington (1774) and William Molyneaux.
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[14], 78, [2], 79-113, 116-163, [1]; 266, [2]; 56, 59-64, 67-75, [1]; [114] p., [3] leaves of plates, [1] table : ill.
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