SMITH, JOHN, CAPTAIN. 1580-1631. The Sea-Mans Grammar and Dictionary, Explaining all the Difficult Terms in Navigation: and the Practical Navigator and Gunner: in Two Parts. London: Randal Taylor, 1691.
8vo (180 x 137 mm). Letterpress folding leaf describing ship's tackling, woodcuts in text. Later morocco-backed mottled calf, gilt spine titles. Lacking 3 leaves (pp 1-2, 49-50, 89-90) and all pages following 136, and lacking engraved plate of ship's rigging. Foxed, period ownership inscription to first blank, sold with all faults.
First version to include the second part: Of Gunnery. The first part is expanded from the edition of 1653. Sabin 82841.