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TAKING THE STARS: Celestial Navigation from Argonauts to Astronauts by  Peter Ifland - Hardcover - 2nd Printing - 1998 - from Tennyson Williams, Books and Fine Art (SKU: W1024)

TAKING THE STARS: Celestial Navigation from Argonauts to Astronauts

TAKING THE STARS: Celestial Navigation from Argonauts to Astronauts by  Peter Ifland - Hardcover - 2nd Printing - 1998 - from Tennyson Williams, Books and Fine Art (SKU: W1024)
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TAKING THE STARS: Celestial Navigation from Argonauts to Astronauts

by Ifland, Peter

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  • Hardcover
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ISBN 10
1575240955
ISBN 13
9781575240954
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Newport News, VA, and Malabar, FL: The Mariners' Museum and Krieger Publishing Company, 1998. xvi, 222 pages. A history of sextants and other instruments used in celestial navigation--all beautifully illustrated by color photographs of instruments from the author's collection, which he donated to the Mariners' Museum. Both book and dust jacket are in virtually as-new condition.. 2nd Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Book.

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Bookseller
Tennyson Williams, Books and Fine Art US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
W1024
Title
TAKING THE STARS: Celestial Navigation from Argonauts to Astronauts
Author
Ifland, Peter
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Edition
2nd Printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
1575240955
ISBN 13
9781575240954
Publisher
The Mariners' Museum and Krieger Publishing Company
Place of Publication
Newport News, VA, and Malabar, FL
Date Published
1998
Keywords
Nautical Maritime Antiques
Bookseller catalogs
Maritime; Antiques and Collectibles;
Size
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

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Our office, located in historic Williamsburg, Virginia, is open by appointment or by chance. We are antiquarian booksellers who buy and sell carefully selected books for collectors and researchers in many genre. We also sell important autographs and photographs as well as original art, including wood engravings by Winslow Homer and J. J. Lankes; lithographs by Miró, Matisse, Calder, Wengenroth, and others; and works from the American Etching Revival. You can reach us by telephone: (757)378-5400; or by email: twbooks1@cox.net.

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