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" ... practice of navigation, by Henry Bond, who mentions this property in an edition of Norwood's Epitome of Navigation, printed about 1645; and he again treats of it more fully in an edition of Gunter's works, printed in 1653, where he teaches, from this... "
Tracts on Mathematical and Philosophical Subjects: Comprising Among Numerous ... - Page 419
by Charles Hutton - 1812 - 485 pages
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Mathematical tables: containing common, hyperbolic, and logistic logarithms ...

Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1785 - 344 pages
...printed in 1653, where he teaches, from this property, to refolve all the cafes of Mercator's failing by the logarithmic tangents, independent of the table...only been found to be nearly true by trials, but not demonftrated to be a mathematical property. h'uch demonftration feems to have been firft difcovered...
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General Biography: Or, Lives, Critical and Historical, of the Most ..., Volume 7

John Aikin, William Enfield, Mr. Nicholson, Thomas Morgan, William Johnston - Biography - 1808
...Mcrcator's sailing by the logarithmic tangents, independently cf the table of meridional parts. Tliis analogy had only been found to be nearly true by trials,...but not demonstrated to be a mathematical property, żuch demonstration seems to have been first made by Mercator j who, desirous of profiting by this...
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Mathematical Tables;: Containing the Common, Hyperbolic, and Logistic ...

Charles Hutton - Mathematics - 1811 - 133 pages
...printed in 1 653, where he teaches, from this property, how to resolve all the cases of Mercator's sailing by the logarithmic tangents, independent of...making the most advantage of this and another concealed invention of his in navigation, by a paper in the Philos. Trans, for June 4, 1666, invites the public...
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The General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an Historical and ..., Volume 22

Alexander Chalmers - Biography - 1815
...works, printed in 1653, where he teaches, from this property, to resolve all the cases of Mercator's sailing by the logarithmic tangents, independent of...demonstration seems to have been first discovered by Mercator, who, desirous of making the most advantage of this and another concealed invention of his...
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The general biographical dictionary. Revised by A. Chalmers

New and general biographical dictionary - 1815
...works, printed in 1653, where he teaches, from this property, to resolve all the cases of Mercator's sailing by the logarithmic tangents, independent of...demonstration seems to have been first discovered by Mercator, who, desirous of making the most advantage of this and another concealed invention of his...
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The General biographical dictionary

Alexander Chalmers - Biography - 1815
...works, printed in. 1653, where he teaches, from this property, to resolve all the cases of Mercator's sailing by the logarithmic tangents, independent of...demonstration seems to have been first discovered by Mercator, who, desirous of making the most advantage of this and another concealed invention of his...
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A philosophical and mathematical dictionary: containing an ..., Volume 2

Charles Hutton - Science - 1815
...Works, printed in 1653, where he teaches, from this property, to resolve all the cases of Mercator's Sailing by the logarithmic tangents, independent of...meridional parts. This analogy had only been found however to be nearly true by trials, but not demonstrated to be a mathematical property. Such demonstration,...
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