A Collection for the Improvement of Husbandry and Trade; Consisting of Many Valuable Materials Relating to Corn, Cattle, Coals, Hops, Wool, &C. with

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1728 Excerpt: ...its name in the first, table.... direct me to 1 in the first column of the second table9 and that to i9fi and P808 9808 in the third and fourthj which being used as in the last example; that is multiplied by i9f 1 9808 the distance, and the rhomb, si si in the first table again con-... suited, I find theD.L....
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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1728 Excerpt: ...its name in the first, table.... direct me to 1 in the first column of the second table9 and that to i9fi and P808 9808 in the third and fourthj which being used as in the last example; that is multiplied by i9f 1 9808 the distance, and the rhomb, si si in the first table again con-... suited, I find theD.L. to-. 195-1 9808 be9.9j'oi S.andtheDE. £7ss 49040 50.0Z08 W. '! 9.9foi fo.0208 D.L.S. DE.W. Example 3. Suppose the third cour/ebe directlyN. 3f leagues. Then by the first rule before the first table 3 f, will be all North 3 f D. L. N. 0. D E. D. L. and no departure, which I thus mark. Example 4. Suppose she be carried by a current directly East 29 leagues. Then by the second rule before the first table, the D. L. will be o. o. D. L. 29. D E. E. and the Dep. 29. E. as here I have set it in the margin. Example f. Suppose she bears up N. W. by W. N. 111 leagues, I find N. W. by W. (by the first table) to be three rhombs distant from the next cardinal point, viz. W-and point more N. makes it 3 6 343 7731 rhombs and 2 quarters, 111 in which sought in the first.. and second column os the 6 343 773 second table, directs me to 6343 7731 6343 and 7731, which 6343 7731 severally multiplied, gives--L 70. 4073 and 8f. 8141. 70.4073 8f. 8141 And now consulting my D.L. N. DE.W. table table, I find that N. W. by W. is but three points from the West, consequently N. W. by W. t N. can be but three points two quarters, which must needs be nearer to W. than N. (N. W. w.hich is four points, being the exact middle) and consequently by the last rule before the first table 70. 4073 denotes D.L. N. and 8f. 8141 DE.W. Example 6. Then supposing she sails South' West, Weft 9 leagues, finding S. W. in the first table, and 4 following it ((hewing that it is equally distant four...
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  • ISBN-13: 9781230378084
  • Publisher: General Books LLC
  • Publication date: 9/12/2013
  • Pages: 90
  • Product dimensions: 7.44 (w) x 9.69 (h) x 0.19 (d)

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