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A new and universal dictionary of the marine

Falconer, William

A new and universal dictionary of the marine

being, a copious explanation of the technical terms and phrases usually employed in the construction, equipment, machinery, movements, and military, as well as naval operations of ships: with such parts of astronomy, and navigation, as will be found useful to practical navigators.

by Falconer, William

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Published by T. Cadell [etc.] in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Naval art and science -- Dictionaries -- Early works to 1800.,
  • Shipbuilding -- Dictionaries -- Early works to 1800.,
  • English language -- Terms and phrases -- Early works to 1800.,
  • French language -- Dictionaries -- English -- Early works to 1800.

  • Edition Notes

    First pub. in 1769 under title: An universal dictionary of the marine.

    StatementIllustrated with a variety of modern designs of shipping, &c. together with separate views of the masts, yards, sails, and rigging. To which is annexed, a vocabulary of French sea-phrases and terms of art, collected from the best authorities. Originally comp. by William Falconer ... now modernized and much enl. by William Burney.
    GenreEarly works to 1800., Dictionaries
    ContributionsBurney, William, 1762-1832, ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsV23 .F18 1830
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 707, [1], 87, [1] p.
    Number of Pages707
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6555640M
    LC Control Number13006378
    OCLC/WorldCa31403897

    Falconer’s New Universal Dictionary of the Marine, Edition. by William Burney (Editor) “Being, a Copious Explanation of the Technical Terms and Phrases Usually Employed in the Construction, Equipment, Machinery, Movements, and Military, as well as Naval, Operations of Ships: with such Parts of Astronomy, and Navigation, as will be Found Useful to Practical Navigators.”.   An universal dictionary of the marine: or, A copious explanation of the technical terms and phrases employed in the construction, equipment, furniture, machinery, movements, and military operations of a ship, Illustrated with variety of original designs of shipping, in different situations; together with separate views of their masts, sails, yards, and rigging.

    Original title is An Universal Dictionary of the Marine. The sub-title is A Copious Explanation of the Technical Terms and Phrases Employed in the Construction, Equipment, Furniture, Machinery, Movements, and Military Operations of a Ship, to which is annexed a Translation of the French Sea-Terms and Phrases. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for an Universal Dictionary of The Marine or a Co Falconer- at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! The Project Gutenberg EBook of An Universal Dictionary of the Marine, by William Falconer This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere in the United States and most other parts of the world at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.

      A New Universal Dictionary of the Marine To which is annexed, A Translation of the French Sea-Terms and Phrases To which is annexed, A Translation of the French Sea-Terms and Phrases Second Edition, Corrected. 12 folding engraved plates. Item # An Universal Dictionary of the Marine. Falconer, William. T. Cadell, (), London 4to. Unpaginated. (About pp.). b/w folding plates. Based in sunny Scotland, McLaren Books has positioned itself as one of the foremost UK book dealers in rare, out-of-print and secondhand maritime books and other material (printed & manuscript) covering every aspect of nautical history; A New Universal Dictionary of the Marine.


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