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Sturmy, Samuel, 1633-1669 Sudoc [ABES], France ISNI Library of Congress/NACO German National Library

Samuel Sturmy Sturmy, Samuel (1633–1669), writer on seamanship Wikidata

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Canon triangulorum logarithmicus. - German National Library
Lectures De potentia restitutiva, or Of spring explaining the power of springing bodies. To which are added some collections viz. A description of Dr. Pappins wind-fountain and force-pump. Mr. Young's observation concerning natural fountains. Some other considerations concerning that subject. Captain Sturmy's remarks of a subterraneous cave and cistern. Mr. G. T. observations made on the pike of Teneriff, 1674. Some reflections and conjectures occasioned thereupon. A relation of a late eruption in the isle of Palma. By Robert Hooke. S. R. S.. Sudoc [ABES], France
Mariner's magazine Library of Congress/NACO German National Library
The mariner's magazine; or, Sturmy's mathematical and practical arts. Containing, the description and use of the scale of scales; it being a mathematical ruler, that resolves most mathematical conclusions: and likewise the making and use of the crostaff, quadrant, and the quadrat, nocturnals, and other most useful instruments for all artists and navigators. The art of navigation ... with new tables of the longitude and latitude of the most eminent places round the world ... Together with a discourse of the practick part of navigation, in working a ship in all weathers and conditions at sea. A new way of surveying of land, by the mariners azimuth or amplitude compass ... The art of gauging all sorts of vessels; and the measuring of timber, glass, board, stone, walls, ceilings, and tylings. The art of gunnery ... Astronomy, geometrical, instrumental, and by calculation. The art of dialling by a gnomonical scale ... Whereunto is annexed, an abridgement of the penalties and forfeitures, by acts of parliaments appointed, relating to the customs and navigation. Also a compendium of fortification, both geometrically and instrumentally. Library of Congress/NACO
The quadrant and the quill, 1947 Library of Congress/NACO

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