The art of practical measuring easily perform'd by a two foot rule, which slides to a foot; on which is the best measure of round timber the common way. Also The true Measure of round, square, or other Timber or Stone, Board, Glass, Paving, Painting, Wainscot, &c. Gauging of Cask, and gauging and inching of Tuns. Containing brief instructions in decimal arithmetick. The best way of using the Logarithms according to Mr. Townley. The Use of a new diagonal Scale, of 100 Parts in a quarter of an Inch, applied to Gunter's Chain. And lastly, some useful directions in dialling, not hitherto published. The third edition corrected and amended by Henry Coggeshall, gent

Main Author: Coggeshall, Henry
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London printed by H. Clark, for Richard King, at the Princes-Arms in St. Paul's Church-Yard 1722, 1722
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:English Short Title Catalog, T109459. - First published on 'A treatise of measures'. - Reproduction of original from British Library. - With a final leaf of advertisements
Physical Description:Online-Ressource ([12],113,[3]p.,plate) ill 12°