Artifact Details

Title

The slide rule and how to use it : containing full, easy, and simple instructions to perform all business calculations wtih unexampled rapidity and accuracy

Catalog Number

B47.79

Type

Text

Date

1896

Author

Hoare, Charles

Publisher

Crosby Lockwood and Son

Place of Publication

London

Extent

vi, 104, 48 p.

Dimensions

overall: 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in x 6 3/4 in

Description

Contains a small slide rule in the cover-pocket. Also contains a 48-page section at the end of the text, which is an adverstisement for other publications by Crosby Lockwood & Son.

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