M. Blvndevile his exercises, contayning eight treatises, the titles whereof are set downe in the next printed page: which treatises are very necessary to be read and learned of all yong gentlemen that haue not beene exercised in such disciplines, and yet are desirous to haue knowledge as well in cosmographie, astronomie, and geographie, as also in the art of nauigation, in which art it is impossible to profit without the helpe of these, or such like instructions. To the furtherance of which art of nauigation, the sayd Master Blvndeuile specially wrote the said treatises, and of meere good will doth dedicate the same to all young gentlemen of this realme.

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Main Author: Blundeville, Thomas, active 1561.
Other Authors: Blundeville, Thomas, active 1561. Briefe description of universal mappes and cards.
Associated Names: Meighan, Richard (Bookseller), Stansby, William (Printer)
Format: Book
Published: London : Printed by William Stansby, and are to be sold by Richard Meighen, at his shop vnder Saint Clements Church without Temple Barre, 1622.
Edition:The sixth edition corrected and augmented.
Physical Description:[16], 799, [1] p., [5] folded leaves of plates : ill., tables, volvelles ; 20 cm (4to)
Place of Publication:
England -- London.
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General note:"A briefe description of the tables of the three speciall right lines belonging to a circle, called signes, lines tangent, and lines secant", "A plaine treatise of the first principles of cosmographie", "A plaine description of Mercator his two globes", "A plaine and full description of Petrus Plancius his vniuersall mappe", "A verie briefe and most plaine description of Mr. Blagraue his astrolabe", "A nevv and necessarie treatise of nauigation" have separate title pages; "A brief description of vniuersall maps and cardes" has separate dated title page. Pagination and register are continuous.
"A briefe description of universall maps and cards" was first published separately in 1589.
Includes 2 volvelles.
The first leaf is blank.
Citation / References note:ESTC, S115763
STC (2nd ed.), 3150
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