Artifact Details

Title

Manual of the decimal system for the use of jewellers, pawnbrokers, silversmiths, &c : explaining all the principal rules in decimals; with examples of decimal calculations ... also a ready reckoner from .001oz. to 250ozs., at 2s. to £5 2s. an ounce, A

Catalog Number

B1566.01

Type

Text

Date

1879

Author

Abbott, W. J.

Publisher

J. & R. Maxwell

Place of Publication

London

Extent

v, 84, [16] p.

Dimensions

overall: 3/8 in x 4 1/2 in x 7 1/4 in

Description

The last 16 pages of the book are advertisements placed in by the publisher. Table of contents found on page i.

Category

Book

Collection Title

Gwen Bell artifact and book collection

Series Title

Algorithms, tables, and history of calculation books

Credit

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

Lot Number

X7090.2014