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Hardback, 9 x 5.5 inches. Dark green cloth binding with gilt lettering to spine. In illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper. (DW some minor darkening and rubbing to edges and ends of spine, not price clipped, in protective sleeve.) Cloth clean and smart. Neat pencil inscription to endpaper. Inside pages and plates all clean and tight throughout. Else a very good clean and tight copy. A rare copy. 255pp. Illustrated with 33 B&W photo plates.
Title: John Harrison, The Man Who Found Longitude. With a foreword by Sir Richard Woolley, Astronomer Royal.
Publisher: London, John Baker, 1966 1st:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 84005
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