A narrative of the proceedings relative to the discovery of the longitude at sea: by Mr. John Harrison's time-keeper: subsequent to those published in the year 1763.
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<:Notes>:With a half-title.
<:imprintFull>:London : printed for the author, and sold by Mr. Sandby, 1765. <:collation>:,18p. : 8°:
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