Artifact Details

Title

Logarithmick arithmetick : containing a new and correct table of logarithms of the natural numbers from 1 to 10,000, extended to seven places ... designed for the instruction of youth in the schools and academies of New England

Catalog Number

B1594.01

Type

Text

Date

1818

Author

Burritt, Elijah H. (Elijah Hinsdale)

Publisher

Ephraim Whitman

Place of Publication

Williamsburg, MA, USA

Extent

251 p.

Dimensions

overall: 1 1/4 in x 5 in x 8 1/2 in

Description

"Henry Sayntor" written in graphite on first fly-leaf. Last fly-leaf contains handwritten calculations and sums.

Category

Book

Collection Title

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

Credit

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

Lot Number

X7090.2014