Artifact Details

Title

Gentleman's and farmer's assistant : containing, first, tables for finding the content of any piece of land, from dimensions taken in yards : second, tables shewing the width required for an acre in any square piece of land ... standard imperial bushel, The

Catalog Number

B1602.01

Type

Text

Date

1839

Author

Cullyer, John

Publisher

Matchett, Stevenson, and Matchett

Place of Publication

Norwich, UK

Extent

151, [5] p.

Dimensions

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

Description

"By John Cullyer of Wicklewood and Wymond Lane" written in graphite on inside fly-leaf. The last 5 pages contain a list of books also published by Matchett, Stevenson, and Matchett. Title on added title page reads "Cullyer's tables : for the use of gentlemen, farmers, planters, corn merchants, millers, and thatchers."

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