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AN

INTRODUCTION

TO

THE THEORY AND PRACTICE

OF

PLANE AND SPHERICAL

TRIGONOMETRY,

AND

THE STEREOGRAPHIC PROJECTION OF
THE SPHERE;

INCLUDING

THE THEORY OF NAVIGATION:

COMPREHENDING

A Variety of Rules, Formula;, &c. with their Practical Applications to the
Mensuration of Heights and Distances; to determining the Latitude by two
Altitudes of the ISun, the Longitude by the Lunar Observations, and to other
important Problems on the Sphere, and on Nautical Astronomy.

BY THOMAS KEITH.

THE SEVENTH EDITION, CORRECTED AND IMPROVED,

BY SAMUEL MAYNARD,

Author of the Key to Keith's Mensuration* and Editor ofKeith's Arithmetic and Key,
Geometry, Mensuration, Sfc. #c.

La TrigonomStrie est sans contredit une des plus utiles applications de la Giometrie
e'timentaire; elle est la base de la Geodesie, de la GSographie, de VAstronomic et de
la Navigation. — Discours sur les Progres des Sciences, rendu par l'lnstitut
de France, 1809, page 6.

LONDON:

PRINTED FOR

LONGMAN, ORME, BROWN, GREEN, AND LONGMANS,

PATERNOSTER-ROW.

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