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The light of navigation Wherein are declared and lively pourtrayed, all the coasts and havens, of the VVest, North and East seas. Collected partly out of the books of the principall authors which have written of navigation, (as Lucas Iohnson VVaghenaer and divers others) partly also out of manie other expert seafaring mens writings and verball declarations: corrected from manie faults, and inlarged with manie newe descriptions and cardes. Divided into tvvo bookes. Heerunto are added (beside an institution in the art of navigation) nevve tables of the declination of the sonne, according to Tycho Brahes observations, applied to the meridian of Amsterdam. Together with newe tables and instructions to teach men the right use of the North-starre, and other firme starres, profitable for all seafaring men. By William Iohnson.

 
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dc.contributor.author Blaeu, Willem Janszoon, 1571-1638.
dc.coverage.placeName Amsterdam
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dc.date.available 2020-09-23T10:03:59Z
dc.date.created 1612
dc.date.issued 2014-11
dc.identifier ota:A16189
dc.identifier.citation http://purl.ox.ac.uk/ota/A16189
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12024/A16189
dc.description.abstract Translation of: Licht der Zee-vaert. Printer's complete name from STC. The English general title page is pasted in the center of engraved Dutch title page. "The first book of the light of navigation" has separate dated title page and pagination; register is continuous. "The second book of the light of nauigation" has separate pagination, register and title page. At foot of title page: Cum privilegio. Reproduction of the original in the British Library.
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dc.publisher University of Oxford
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dc.subject.lcsh Nautical charts -- Europe -- Early works to 1800.
dc.subject.lcsh Pilot guides -- Europe -- Early works to 1800.
dc.subject.lcsh Navigation -- Early works to 1800.
dc.title The light of navigation Wherein are declared and lively pourtrayed, all the coasts and havens, of the VVest, North and East seas. Collected partly out of the books of the principall authors which have written of navigation, (as Lucas Iohnson VVaghenaer and divers others) partly also out of manie other expert seafaring mens writings and verball declarations: corrected from manie faults, and inlarged with manie newe descriptions and cardes. Divided into tvvo bookes. Heerunto are added (beside an institution in the art of navigation) nevve tables of the declination of the sonne, according to Tycho Brahes observations, applied to the meridian of Amsterdam. Together with newe tables and instructions to teach men the right use of the North-starre, and other firme starres, profitable for all seafaring men. By William Iohnson.
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