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The nautical almanac and astronomical ephemeris, for the year 1791

Great Britain. Commissioners of Longitude.

The nautical almanac and astronomical ephemeris, for the year 1791

Published by order of the Commissioners of Longitude.

by Great Britain. Commissioners of Longitude.

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Published by printed by William Richardson; and sold by Peter Elmsly in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 2059, no. 11.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[16],144,[2],4,[2],145-168,[4]p.
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16821484M

Find link. language: jump to random article , American Ephemeris and Nautical Almanac, Alexander Thom (almanac editor), Boston Almanac searching for ALMANAC found ( total) alternate case: aLMANAC. St. Louis Cardinals (13, words the Astronomical Almanac for the Year tabulated it in degrees, minutes, and seconds. The American Ephemeris and Nautical Almanac for the Year Nautical Almanac Office (U.S. Navy) The Ephemeris: Nautical Almanac Office (U.S. Navy) The American Ephemeris and Nautical Almanac for the Year Nautical Almanac Office (U.S. Navy) Astro-Navigation, Piloting, and Dead Reckoning: 1: 1: NC.

The edition of The Astronomical Almanac contains several enhancements. The edition is the first edition to use the JPL DE/LE ephemerides (that are aligned with the ICRF).Author: Sethanne Howard. The nautical almanac and astronomical ephemeris for the year Published by order of The Lords Commisioners of the Admiralty. London: John Murray. Anon. Extract from a Private Letter addressed to Captain Sabine, R.A. F.R.S., by Mr. David Douglas, F.L.S. Dated Woahoo (Sandwich Islands) 3d of May,

Notebooks E1-E19, with some additional loose sheets, containing calculations made at the Nautical Almanac Office by various assistants under Stratford's supervision, relating to Halley's Comet, , folios. The notebooks were subsequently bound together, but the binding has disintegrated. E12 is a final proof of Ephemeris of Halley's Comet . An almanac, in its simplest form, is a book containing a calendar that includes notations for holidays and holy days, as well as astronomical information such as the rising and setting of the sun and moon, the phases of the moon and high and low tides.


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8vo, (1) pp., folding map, small broadside advertisement for book laid in at front. Howes H Presentation copy from. THE NAUTICAL ALMANAC AND ASTRONOMICAL EPHEMERIS FOR THE YEAR (London, ). 8vo, full calf, (5) pp. Bound with: Same for (6) pp. Bound with: Same for (5) pp. Three titles in one volume.On 13th June he was appointed, along with others, by the Astronomer Royal Maskelyne to compute tables for the first Nautical Almanac and Astronomical Ephemeris.

It was published in and has been published annually ever since. For this he was paid £70 per annum per Almanac, raised to £75 in This index refers to page numbers in the published volumes. Documents subsequently added to the digital editions are marked with a +.

Copies of the published volumes are available at a library near you, or may be purchased through this website or from Princeton University volumes are also available via two online platforms, the Rotunda version through the .