the article on ‘Navigation’ from the third edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica. with eight engraved plates, including four showing navigation instruments
4to. pp103 [674-776]
good clean copy in modern plain boards
Shipwrecks of the Forth, including wrecks from Berwick on Tweed to Stonehaven – Bob Baird
Baird, Bob ISBN 1897995008 .
Nekton Books, 1993
Star for Seamen, the Stevenson family of engineers
by Craig Mair.
John Murray, 1978
an excellent account of the engineering achievements of the Stevenson family from the late 18th to well into the 20th centuries
The Description and Use of the Globesand the Orrery. to which is prefix’d, by way of introduction, a brief account of the solar system. the sixth edition
Harris, Joseph [teacher of the mathematics]
London, printed for Thomas Wright, mathematical instrument-maker and E.Cushee, globe-maker, 1745