The Nautical Almanac and Astronomical Ephemeris for the Year 1805.
Published by Order of the Commissioners of Longitude.
Attractively bound Almanac and Ephemeris for the year of Trafalgar, although published four years previously.
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Octavo (205 125 mm) contemporary calf ?trade binding – slip to the title page pricing it at five shillings – red morocco label to the spine, spine gilt in compartments, lattice pattern of broken lines. Lightly rubbed, slight worm-trail through the fore-margin of the text -block, no loss of text.