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  • A new map of the world, with the latest discoveries by Samuel Dunn, mathematician.

    • Cartographic
    • London, Laurie & Whittle, 1794. [Ottawa, Association of Canadian Map Libraries, 1976]
    • 1976-1794
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    Cartographic Map Div. 80-3376Schwarzman Building M2 - Map Division Desk Room 117

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  • A new atlas of the mundane system; or, of geography and cosmography : describing the heavens and the earth ... the various empires, kingdoms, states, republics, and islands, throughout the known world ...

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    • London : Printed for R. Sayer, 1788.
    • 1788
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  • A new and easy method of finding the latitude on sea or land : having two altitudes of the sun and the time elapsed between the two observations, measured by a watch or other time-keeper / by Samuel Dunn ...

    • Text
    • London : Printed, for the author, 1778.
    • 1778
  • North America, as divided amongst the European powers / by Samuel Dunn, mathematician.

    • Cartographic
    • London : Printed for Robt. Sayer, No. 53 in Fleet Street ..., 10 Jany. 1774.
    • 1774-110
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  • Scientia terrarum et coelorum, or, The heavens and earth astronomically and geographically delineated and display'd : containing the most curious & useful particulars in the solar, starry & mundane systems, faithfully enumerated & delineated according to the latest discoveries / by S. Dunn.

    • Cartographic
    • London : Printed for Robt. Sayer, map & printseller, no. 53 in Fleet Street ..., 20th November 1772.
    • 1772-1120
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  • A general map of the world, or terraqueous globe : with all the new discoveries and marginal delineations, containing the most interesting particulars in the solar, starry and mundane system / by Saml. Dunn, mathematician.

    • Cartographic
    • London : Printed for Robert Sayer, No. 53 Fleet Street ..., January 6, 1787.
    • 1787-106
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  • A map of the world, with the latest discoveries / by Samuel Dunn, mathematician.

    • Cartographic
    • London : Printed for Robert Sayer, map and printseller, at N. 53 in Fleet Street ..., 10 January, 1774.
    • 1774-110
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  • A general map of the world, or terraqueous globe [cartographic material] : with all the new discoveries and marginal delineations, containing the most interesting particulars in the solar, starry and mundane system / by Sam'l Dunn, mathematician.

    • Cartographic
    • London : Laurie & Whittle, No. 53, Fleet Street, 12th May, 1799.
    • 1799-512
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    Cartographic Map Div. 97-6497 [LHS 1035]Schwarzman Building S4 - Map Division Room 117

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  • The daily use of nautical sciences, in a ship at sea [electronic resource] : Particularly, in finding and keeping the latitude and longitude, during a voyage. By Samuel Dunn, teacher of the Mathematical Sciences, London.

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    • [London] : Printed for the author, at No. 1. Boar's-head Court, Fleet Street, MDCCXC. [1790]
    • 1793
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  • An introduction to latitude without meridan altitudes; and longitude, at sea; having cotemporary [sic] observations: ... and nautical formulas, engraved on copper plates. By Samuel Dunn; ... [electronic resource].

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    • London : printed for the author, 1782.
    • 1782
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  • The linear tables described, [electronic resource] : and their utility verified; with precepts and examples for shortening calculations and preserving accuracy, in the lunar method of finding longitude at sea. By Samuel Dunn, Teacher of the Mathematical Sciences.

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    • London : printed for the author, at No. 1, Boar's-Head Court, Fleet-Street, MDCCLXXXIII. [1783]
    • 1783
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  • Nautic tables [electronic resource] : Constructed and Calculated By Samuel Dunn, Teacher of the Mathematical Sciences London.

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    • London : printed for the author, MDCCLXXXV. [1785]
    • 1785
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  • Nautical propositions and institutes; or directions for the practice of navigation: ... By Samuel Dunn, ... [electronic resource].

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    • London : printed for the author. Published by S. Dunn, August the 11th, 1781.
    • 1781
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  • The longitude logarithms [electronic resource] : in their regular and shortest order. Made easy for use in taking the latitude and longitude, at sea and land. By Samuel Dunn, Teacher of the Mathematical Sciences, London, Longitude Instructor to Gentlemen in the Sea Service, Author of several Treatises on these Subjects, &c.

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    • London : printed for the author, No. 1, Boar's-Head Court, Fleet-Street, M.DCC.XCIII. [1793]
    • 1793
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  • The navigator's guide, [electronic resource] : to The Oriental or Indian Seas: or, the description and use of a variation chart of the magnetic needle, designed for shewing the longitude, throughout the principal parts of the Atlantic, Ethiopic, and Southern Oceans; Within a degree, or sixty miles. With an Introductory Discourse, concerning the Discovery of the Magnetic Variation, the finding of the Longitude thereby, and several useful Tables. By S. Dunn, Teacher of Mathematics, London.

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    • London : printed for the author; and sold by him. Likewise sold by H. Gregory, Leadenhall-Street; T. Newman, in Exeter Change; A. Smith, near Charing Cross; Mathematical Instrument-Makers, [1775]
    • 1775
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  • A new epitome of practical navigation [electronic resource] : or guide to the Indian Seas. Containing, I. The Elements of Mathematical Learning used and applied in the Theory and Practice of Nautical Affairs. II. The Theory of Navigation, deduced from Original Principles. III. The Method of Correcting and Determing the Longitude at Sea; by the Variation of the Magnetic Needle. IV. The Practice of Navigation, in all kinds of sailing. The whole Illustrated with a variety of copper-plates. By Samuel Dunn, Teacher of Mathematics, London.

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    • London : printed for the author, and sold by him, at No. 8. in Maiden Lane, Covent Garden, MDCCLXXVII. [1777]
    • 1777
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  • The description and use, [electronic resource] : of the universal planispheres; or, terrestrial and celestial globes in plano. Being compleat substitutes for a large pair of globes. With Their Applications, in the Solutions of all the Capital Problems in Geography, Astronomy, and Navigation. Invented and delineated by Samuel Dunn, Master of an Academy for boarding and qualifying young Gentlemen, in Arts, Sciences and Languages, at Chelsea.

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    • London : printed and published (according to an act of Parliament) for the author, and W. Owen, at Homer's-Head, near Temple-Bar, Fleet-Street, MDCCLIX. [1759]
    • 1759
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  • A new and easy method of finding the latitude on sea or land, [electronic resource] : having two altitudes of the sun and the time elapsed between the two observations, measured by a watch or other time-keeper. By Samuel Dunn, Teacher of Mathematics.

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    • London : printed, for the author, MDCCLXXVIII. [1778]
    • 1778
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  • The theory and practice of the longitude at sea. [electronic resource] : I. By the Reckoning, or usual Method of sailing. II. By the Help of Watches or time-keepers. III. By the Sun, Moon and Zodiacal Stars. IV. By New Variation charts of the Magnetic Needle. With a general introduction to its Astronomical and Physical Principles; a Variety of Copper Plates and several useful Tables. By Samuel Dunn; Teacher of Mathematics, London.

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    • London : printed for the author and sold by him. Also, by his appointment, sold at several booksellers and mathematical instrument makers, in London and Westminster, MDCCLXXVIII. [1778]
    • 1778
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  • Improvements in the methods now in use for taking the longitude of a ship at sea. [electronic resource] : Invented and described By Samuel Dunn, teacher of the Mathematics, London.

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    • [London] : Printed for the author, no. 1 Boar's-Head Court, Fleet-Street, M.D.CCXCIII. [1793]
    • 1793
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  • The daily uses of nautical sciences, in a ship at sea [electronic resource] : particularly, in finding and keeping the latitude and longitude, during a voyage. By Samuel Dunn, Teacher of the Mathematical Sciences, London.

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    • London : printed for the author, at No. 1. Boar's-Head Court, Fleet Street, MDCCXC. [1790]
    • 1790
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  • An introduction to the theory and use of the pantographer [electronic resource] : as made and improved by Thomas Newman, (successor to Mess. Heath and Wing,) mathematical instrument maker in Exeter Change. Shewing The Nature of its Construction, and the Manner of using it in copying Drawings of Figures, Ornaments, Plans, Maps, Charts, &c. By S. Dunn, Teacher of the Mathematical Sciences.

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    • London : [s.n.], MDCCLXXIV. [1774]
    • 1774
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  • An introduction to the lunar method of finding the longitude in a ship at sea [electronic resource] : Having The Latitude of the Place, The Predicted Distances, The Logarithmic Tables, Linear or Proper Tables, And Cotemporary Observations Of The Sun and Moon, OR Moon and Stars. By Samuel Dunn, Teacher of the Mathematical Sciences,.

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    • [London] : Printed for the author, at No.1. Boar's Head Court, Fleet Street, M,DCC,XC. [1790]
    • 1790
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  • Tables of correct and concise logarithms [electronic resource] : for numbers, sines, tangents, secants, Complements-Arithmetical, Supplements, &c. Accurately deduced from Perfect Original Computations, Arranged after the best Manner for Use in the Sciences: with a compendious introduction to logarithmetic; Containing Short And Plain Directions For Deducing Natural Numbers to Six Places of Figures, the Log. Sines, Tangents, Secants and Versed Sines, to Seconds of a Degree; The Natural Sines, Tangents, Secants, and Versed Sines, to the like Accuracy; And A Variety of Logarithmical Theorems, Applicable In Arithmetic, Geometry, Trigonometry, Navigation, Astronomy, Surveying, Gunnery, the Discovery of the Longitude at Sea, &c. By Samuel Dunn, Teacher of the Mathematics, London.

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    • London : printed for the author, at No. 1, Boar's-Head Court, Fleet-Street, MDCCLXXXIV. [1784]
    • 1784
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  • The lunar method shorten'd in calculation & improv'd. [electronic resource] : Longitude precepts invented by S. Dunn; Having Sights of Sun & Moon,&c.

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    • [London?] : Published according to Act of Parliament March 27. 1788 by S. Dunn, 1788.
    • 1788
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  • A new and general introduction to practical astronomy [electronic resource] : with its application to geography, in describing the Earth. Topography and hydrography, in describing Places on Land and at Sea. Horometry, or the Measurement of Time. The Trial of Time-Keepers. The Obliquity of the Ecliptic. The Magnetic Variation, and Variation Charts of the Ocean. Refraction and Parallax. The Horizons of the Spheroidal Earth. Surveying the Coasts, and correcting the Charts. Observations of Lunar Eclipses, and Jupiter's Satellites. The Construction of temporary, and other Instruments; with tables of the sun and fixed stars, and a variety of interesting copper plates. The whole being designed, As a Course of plain and easy Instructions and Operations, preparatory to the discovery of the longitude. By Samuel Dunn, Teacher of the Mathematical and Philosophical Sciences, London.

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    • London : printed for the author; and sold by him, at No. 6, Clement's-Inn. Also sold by A. Smith, optician, near Charing-Cross, Strand; and at H. Gregory's Mathematical shop, Leadenhall-Street, MDCCLXXIV. [1774]
    • 1774
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  • The theory and practice of longitude at sea [electronic resource] : comprehending the theory of the solar system; Phaenomena of the Moon, other Planets and Fixed Stars; Doctrine of Parallaxes, Time, and of the Celestial Sphere; Use of Nautical Instruments; New Methods for Latitude by Sun, Moon and Stars; Longitude at Sea and Land, by all the Methods invented; Latitude and Longitude from cotemporary Observations; with other Important Improvements. By Samuel Dunn, Teacher of the Mathematical Sciences, London.

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    • London : printed for the author, at No. 1, Boar's-Head Court, Fleet-Street, MDCCLXXXVI. [1786]
    • 1786
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  • The astronomy of fixed stars [electronic resource] : concisely deduced from original principles, and prepared for application to geography and navigation. Part I. By Samuel Dunn, Teacher of the Mathematics, London.

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    • [London] : Printed for the author, at No 1, Boar's Head Court, Fleet-Street, M.DCC.XCII. [1792]
    • 1792
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  • The description and use of a new and easy formula, for determining the time of the day, [electronic resource] : the azimuth of the sun, and the latitude ... By Samuel Dunn, ...

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    • [London] : Printed for the author; and sold by him in Maiden-Lane, Covent Garden, 1777.
    • 1777
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  • A popular lecture on the astronomy and philsophy of comets. [electronic resource] : In which the opinions of the antients, and the discoveries of Sir Isaac Newton, relative to those bodies, are introduced and explained. By Samuel Dunn, Master of an Academy at Chelsea. Read to some of the Author's Pupils, unacquainted with the more intricate Parts of speculative Mathematics.

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    • London : printed for the author, and sold by W. Owen, at Temple-Bar, and Mess. Heath and Wing, in the Strand, M,DCC,LIX. [1759]
    • 1759
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