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CAMERON, PAUL - The Variation and Deviation of the Compass Rectified, By Azimuth and Altitude Tables, from the Equator to the Latitude of Eighty Degrees....

London, George Philip and Son. 1868, Third Edition. Gilt decorated Cloth, 8vo. Hardback, 145mm x 228mm tall (5.75" x 9" approx.). Pp vii, 50, with figures in the text plus 3 plates [two double-folding] including a large image of a compass rose, plus 82pp of Tables. Original gilt-decorated and blind-ruled, dark-green cloth-covered board/gilt title with George Philip and Son's Binder's ticket to rear pastedown. Front free endpaper has been excised and the cloth has some old damp-marking. Internally sound, although with some foxing and old fingermarking throughout, expecially to the page margins. The title continues: "Also, by the Azimuth and Altitude Tables are Found in the True Position of a Ship at Sea, The Error of the Chronometer and the Longitude. Likewise, a Treatise on Magnetism, and the Deviations of the Compass in Iron Ships, and the Method of Observing and Correcting Them by Magnets". Fair/no d/w.
GBP 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 56.5 US$ 62.45 | JP¥ 6758] Booknumber: 004562

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