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1Title:  A new method for discovering the longitude both at sea and land: humbly proposed to the consideration of the publick   
 Creator:  Whiston, William, 1667-1752 | Ditton, Humphry, 1675-1715 
 Publication:  Printed for John Phillips, London, 1714. 
 Extent:  78, [2] p. : diagrams ; 19 cm. 
 Subjects:  Longitude -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Linda Hall Library 
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2Title:  Proposal of a method for measuring degrees of longitude upon parallels of the aequator   
 Creator:  Michell, John, 1724?-1793 
 Publication:  s.n.], London, 1767. 
 Extent:  11 p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Longitude -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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3Title:  A proposal for discovering our longitude   
 Creator:  Squire, Jane, 1671?-1743 
 Publication:  Printed for the author, and sold by P. Vaillant ... and F. Needham, London, 1742. 
 Notes:  The proposal was originally put forth in 1731 to the Parliamentary commission appointed to evaluate proposals to determine longitude. Included in this edition are the letters written over the ensuing 10 years in her unsuccessful attempt to have her system accepted. Includes errata. Signatures: pi² A-B⁴ C1 a-y⁴ z1 C2-3. Tail-pieces. Includes a postscript containing the author's scheme for a universal artificial language, Lacinfanta. Book plate: Ex Electorali Bibliotheca Serenifs. Utriusq; Bauariæ Ducum. 
 Extent:  [6], [4], 17, [1], 64, 3-115, [5], [6] p., [1] folded leaf of plates : ill. ; 30 cm. 
 Subjects:  Longitude -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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4Title:  De methodo longitudinum ex observato lunae transitu per meridianum   
 Creator:  Toaldo, Giuseppe, 1719-1797 | Maskelyne, Nevil, 1732-1811 
 Publication:  Typis Seminarii, Patavii, 1784. 
 Extent:  xx p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Longitude -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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5Title:  A proposal for discovering our longitude   
 Creator:  Squire, Jane, 1671?-1743 
 Publication:  Printed for the author, and sold by P. Vaillant ... and F. Needham, London, 1742. 
 Extent:  [4], 17, [1], 64, [3]-115, [5] p., [1] folded leaf of plates : 1 ill. (engraving) ; 27 cm. (4to) 
 Subjects:  Longitude -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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6Title:  Longitudinum terrestrium: necnon coelestium, nova et hactenus optata scientia   
 Alt. Title:  Longitudinum terrestrium. Pars 1-6   
 Creator:  Morin, Jean Baptiste, 1583-1656 
 Publication:  Apud authorem, tum apud Ioannem Libert, Parisiis, 1634. 
 Notes:  Pars prima-pars sexta. Pars sexta was also issued with separate t.p. in 1636. Pars septima-Pars IX were issued 1637-1639 with continuous pagination. Cf. BN. Signatures: ã⁴ A-V⁴ X²(-X2) Y-2G⁴ 2H². "Scientiae longitudinum pars sexta": p. 163-236. "Errata totius libri restituenda" on p. [2] at end. 
 Extent:  [8], 236, [2] p. : ill. ; 23 cm. (4to) 
 Subjects:  Longitude -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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7Title:  Inventione del corso della longitudine   
 Creator:  Interiano, Paolo, 16th cent | Burndy Library 
 Publication:  Per il Busdrago, In Lucca, 1551. 
 Notes:  "Ristretto" has separate t.p. Reference to Columbus on p. [3]; not listed in Sabin. Signatures: B⁴ B⁴ A⁴ B⁴ (last leaf blank) 
 Extent:  [32] p. (last 2 p. blank), [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Longitude -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Smithsonian Institution 
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8Title:  Dissertation sur l'observation de la longitude à la mer: dans laquelle on se propose de rendre intelligible à tous les marins la méthode des distances de la lune au soleil : pièce couronnée, en 1782, par la Société provinciale des arts & sciences d'Utrecht   
 Creator:  La Coudrayechevalier de, ca. 1750-1815 
 Publication:  Pallandre l'aine, Bordeaux, 1785. 
 Extent:  92, [4], [2] folded leaves of plates ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Longitude -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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9Title:  Defense de la verité contre la fausseté & l'imposture   
 Creator:  Morin, Jean Baptiste, 1583-1656 
 Publication:  Chez Iean Libert, ruë S. Iean de Latran et chez l'autheur au Fauxbourg S. Marcel, au Griffon d'or pres les Peres de la doctrine chrestienne, A Paris, 1636. 
 Notes:  Signatures: A-C⁸ D⁴. Written in defense of his method of determining longitude. 
 Extent:  56 p. ; 18 cm. (8vo) 
 Subjects:  Longitude -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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10Title:  Méthode pour calculer les longitudes géographiques d'après l'observation d'éclipses de soleil ou d'occultations d'étoiles   
 Creator:  Cagnoli, (Antonio)M, 1743-1816 
 Publication:  de l'imprimerie de Ramanzini, À Vérone, 1789. 
 Extent:  28 p. ; 20 cm. 
 Subjects:  Longitude -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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11Title:  Théorie et pratique des longitudes en mer ; publiées par ordre du roi   
 Creator:  Charnières, Charles-François-Philippe de, approximately 1740-1780 | Imprimerie royale (France) 
 Publication:  De l'Imprimerie Royale, A Paris, 1772. 
 Extent:  [5], v-xvi, 260 p. : fold. plates, tables. ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Longitude -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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12Title:  Proposal of a method for measuring degrees of longitude upon parallels of the aequator   
 Creator:  Michell, John, 1724?-1793 
 Publication:  London, 1767. 
 Notes:  Readex Microprint edition. 
 Extent:  11 p., fold. pl. (diagr.) 
 Subjects:  Longitude -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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13Title:  Dorothei Alimari, mathematici Veneti, Longitudinis aut terra aut mari investigandæ methodis: adjectis insuper demonstrationibus, & instrumentorum iconismis   
 Creator:  Alimari, Doroteo, approximately 1650-approximately 1727 | Ricci, Sebastiano, 1659-1734 
 Publication:  Sumptibus bibliopolarum in vico dicto the Strand, Londini, 1715. 
 Notes:  First leaf and t.p. counted in extent; last p. blank. Edited by S. Ricci. Signatures: pi A-L M; 7 folded plates of tables at end signed N O(-O) have printed pagination: 173-185. First leaf blank. Holes in margins of last three leaves. Press figures. 
 Extent:  [4], xvi, 171, [1] p., [12] folded leaves of plates : ill. ; 22 cm. (8vo) 
 Subjects:  Longitude -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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14Title:  Les longitudes par la mesure du temps, ou, Méthode pour déterminer les longitudes en mer, avec le secours des horloges marines: Suivie du recueil des tables nécessaires au pilote pour réduire les observations relatives à la longitude & à la latitude   
 Creator:  Berthoud, Ferdinand, 1727-1807 
 Publication:  J.B.G. Musier fils, Paris, 1775. 
 Extent:  1 p.l., xxiv, 90, 34 p.: incl. tables 26 cm. 
 Subjects:  Longitude -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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15Title:  Précis des recherches faites en France depuis l'année 1730, pour la détermination des longitudes en mer, par la mesure artificielle du tems   
 Creator:  Le Roy, Pierre, 1717-1785 
 Publication:  chez l'auteur, [etc.], Amsterdam, Paris, 1773. 
 Extent:  51, [1] p. ; 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Longitude -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Hagley Library 
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16Title:  De methodo longitudinum ex observato lunae transitu per meridianum, ad ... D. Nevil Maskelyne ... epistola   
 Creator:  Toaldo, Giuseppe, 1719-1797 | Maskelyne, Nevil, 1732-1811 
 Publication:  Typis Seminarii, Patavii, 1784. 
 Extent:  XX p. : ill. ; 25 cm. (4to) 
 Subjects:  Longitude -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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17Title:  Elogio d'Amerigo Vespucci: che ha riportato il premio dalla nobile Accademia etrusca di Cortona nel dì 15. ottobre dell'anno 1788. Con una dissertazione giustificativa di questo celebre navigatore   
 Creator:  Canovai, Stanislao, 1740-1811 
 Publication:  Modena], 1790. 
 Notes:  Title vignette. Head piece; initials. Errata: last 2 pages. Includes bibliographical footnote. 
 Extent:  xviii, 39, [1] (blank), 55, [1] (blank), 64, [2] p. illus. 28 cm. 
 Subjects:  Vespucci, Amerigo, -- 1451-1512 | Longitude -- Early works to 1800

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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18Title:  A proposal to determine our longitude   
 Creator:  Squire, Jane, 1671?-1743 
 Publication:  Printed for the author, and sold by S. Cope ... and by the Booksellers of London and Westminster, London, 1743. 
 Notes:  Proposal first sent in 1731 to the Parliamentary commission appointed to evaluate proposals to determine longitude at sea. Both 1742 and 1743 eds. include the correspondence of Squire's unsuccessful attempt to have her proposal accepted, and a postscript with her scheme for an artificial language, Lacinfanta. 
 Extent:  160 p., ill., 1 fold. plate., 20 cm. 
 Subjects:  Longitude -- Early works to 1800 | Navigation

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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19Title:  Idea longitudinis: being a brief definition of the best known axioms for finding the longitude, or a more rational discovery thereof, than hath been heretofore published   
 Creator:  Harrison, Edward. 
 Publication:  Printed for the author, and sold by Mr. Sellers ..., R. Mount ..., and P. Led, London, 1696. 
 Notes:  Errata: p. 83. Imperfect: print show-through. Reproduction of original in the British Library. 
 Extent:  1 online resource ([16], 83 p.) 
 Subjects:  Longitude -- Early works to 1800 | Electronic books

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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20Title:  The groundes of the longitude: with an admonition to all those that are incredulous and beleeue not the trueth of the same. VVritten by Simon Forman, student in Astronomie and Phisique. 1591   
 Creator:  Forman, Simon, 1552-1611 
 Publication:  By Thomas Dawson, Imprinted at London, 1591. 
 Notes:  A defence of the Ptolemaic system.--STC. Signatures: A-B⁴ (B4 blank). Reproduction of the original in the Bodleian Library. 
 Extent:  1 online resource ([16] p.) 
 Subjects:  Longitude -- Early works to 1800 | Electronic books

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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