Lot 480 of 613:
Memoir of Nathaniel Bowditch  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$72
Estimate:
$10 - $100

Title:
Memoir of Nathaniel Bowditch

Author:
Bowditch, Nathaniel Ingersoll

Place:
Boston

Publisher:
Charles C. Little and James Brown

Date:
1840

Description:

172 pp. Two engraved portraits. (4to) modern blue cloth. Second Edition.

Bowditch is best remembered as the author of the "New American Practical Navigator," a work revised many times and still in print today. The frontispiece portrait is after the final work by Gilbert Stuart.


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Condition:
Light foxing within; very good in a fine modern binding.


 
Item number:
283646a
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