. London: Printed for F. Wingrave, 1792. 8o. Contemporary half calf. -- Report From the Select Committee of the House of Commons... Which was Made From the Committee to Whom the Petition of Thomas Mudge, Watch-Maker was Referred... N.p, 1793. 8o. Original wrappers; quarter morocco folding case. FIRST EDITION of the House of Commons' response to Thomas Mudge Jr.'s petition that his father be suitably rewarded for his efforts to devise an improved chronometer. Norman 1564. Together 3 volumes, condition varies. (3) " /> [MUDGE, Thomas, (1715/16-1794)]. MUDGE, Thomas, Jr. <I>A Description, with Plates, of the Time-Keeper Invented by the Late Mr. Thomas Mudge. To Which is Prefixed a Narrative by Thomas Mudge, his Son</I>. London: Printed for the Author, 1799. 4<V>o. Engraved frontispiece portrait and 8 (of 9) engraved folding plates. Contemporary speckled calf (rebacked). -- MASKELYNE, Nevil. <I>An Answer to a Pamphlet Entitled "A Narrative of Facts," Lately Published By Mr. Thomas Mudge, Junior, Relating to Some Time-Keepers Constructed by his Father Mr. Thomas Mudge</I>. London: Printed for F. Wingrave, 1792. 8<V>o. Contemporary half calf. -- <I>Report From the Select Committee of the House of Commons... Which was Made From the Committee to Whom the Petition of Thomas Mudge, Watch-Maker was Referred...</I> N.p, 1793. 8<V>o. Original wrappers; quarter morocco folding case. FIRST EDITION of the House of Commons' response to Thomas Mudge Jr.'s petition that his father be suitably rewarded for his efforts to devise an improved chronometer. Norman 1564. Together 3 volumes, condition varies. (3) | Christie's
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    The Frank S. Streeter Library: Important Navigation, Pacific Voyages, Cartography, Science

    16 - 17 April 2007, New York