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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

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