Artifact Details

Title

A treatise on a box of instruments and the slide-rule : for the use of gaugers, engineers, seamen, and students

Catalog Number

B159.81

Type

Text

Date

1864

Author

Kentish, Thomas

Publisher

Henry Carey Baird

Place of Publication

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Identifying Numbers

Previous Accession number B1002.98

Extent

228, 24 p.

Dimensions

overall: 1 in x 5 in x 7 in

Description

A table of contents is found on pages 11 - 12. The last 24 page section is a bibliography of other works published by Henry Carey Baird in his "Practical and Scientific Books" series.

Category

Book

Collection Title

Gwen Bell early book collection of algorithms, tables, and history of calculations

Series Title

Practical Series

Credit

The Gwen Bell Early Book Collection of Algorithms, Tables, and History of Calculations

Lot Number

X7090.2014