The complete measurer or, the whole art of measuring. In two parts. The first part teaching decimal arithmetick, with the Extraction of the Square and Cube Roots: And also the Multiplication of Feet and Inches, commonly called Cross Multipication. The second part teaching to measure all sorts of superficies and solids, by Decimals; by Cross Multiplication, and by Scale and Compasses: Also the Works of several Artificers, relating to Building; and the Measuring of Board and Timber. Shewing the common Errors. And some Practical Questions. The thirteenth edition. To which is added, an appendix. 1. Of Gauging. 2. Of Land-Measuring. Very useful for all Tradesmen; especially Carpenters, Bricklayers, Plasterers, Painters, Joyners, Glasiers, Masons, &c. By William Hawney, Philomath. Recommended by the Rev. Dr. John Harris, F. R. S

Main Author: Hawney, William
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London printed for H. Woodfall, J. and F. Rivington, R. Baldwin, L. Hawes and W. Clarke and R. Collins, G. Keith, S. Crowder, T. Longman, B. Law, C. Rivington, S. Bladon, and G. Robinson and J. Roberts 1769, 1769
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:English Short Title Catalog, N1741. - Reproduction of original from Harvard University Houghton Library. - With a final advertisement leaf
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (ix,[3],346,[2]p) ill 12°