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Original FULL brown Roan LEATHER boards with blind embossed chain borders to panels.175 x 110 mm approx. 192pp + 2 of adverts. Mozley's New Stereotype Edition of Walkingame's Tutor's Assistant, revised and thoroughly corrected. 1824. To which is added A Compendium of Book-Keeping by William Birkin. Contains I Arithmetic in whole numbers, II Vulgar Fractions, III Decimals, IV Duodecimals, V A Collection of Questions promiscuously arranged to which are added . The compendium of Book-Keeping by Birkin at the end is by Single Entry. Arithmetical tables and tables of weights and measures in various dry and liquid measures at front. An interesting text book with some interesting and challenging mathematical exercises associated with the trades and commercial transactions commonplace at that time (with answers) and methods of calculation and rules. Good ( Leather worn and scuffed at extremities but quite sound for age. Previous owner name in copperplate ink handwriting to front paste down. pencil column of numbers to free front end paper and ditto in ink to rear end papers. Half title partially detached and loss of paper to bottom corners of pages of first few signatures from turning wear and prelims have nicks/small loss to fore edges. (No loss of text) Paper of book block tanned. Some loss to rear blank. Binding sound). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale.
Title: THE TUTOR'S ASSISTANT, BEING A COMPENDIUM OF ARITHMETIC;AND COMPLETE QUESTION-BOOK; ---------
Publisher: DERBY, HENRY MOZLEY: 1824
Binding: Full Leather
Book Condition: Good
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 123194