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    Re: Janet Taylor's "Principles of Navigation Simplified" (1837) on ebay
    From: Don Seltzer
    Date: 2018 Apr 11, 17:53 -0400
    Another historical note on 'Commodore' Crosbie, the owner of the book.  After Brazil he had followed Lord Cochrane in the war for Greek Independence.  In 1827 he was testing out a steam powered warship, the Enterprise, as part of Cochrane's plan to defeat the Turkish navy. 

    Don Seltzer

    On Wed, Apr 11, 2018 at 1:15 PM, Frank Reed <NoReply_FrankReed@fer3.com> wrote:

    Neither Taylor's "Principles of Navigation" (1837) nor the "Nautical Almanac" (1827-28) sold at prices that I thought would work, so I have relisted these with the opposite philosophy: starting prices of $20. 

    Nautical Almanac, 1827 and 1828: https://www.ebay.com/itm/142750704163, ends Friday at 8:23pm (Eastern Time, USA).

    Taylor's "Principles of Navigation" 1837: https://www.ebay.com/itm/142753346055, ends Sunday at 10:44pm (Eastern Time, USA)

    Frank Reed


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