The complete measurer Or, the whole art of measuring. In two parts. Part I. Teaching decimal arithmetic, with the Extraction of the Square and Cube-Roots. Also the Multiplication of Feet and Inches, commonly called Cross-Multiplication. Part II. 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 seventh edition, much enlarged. To which is divided an appendix, 1. Of Gaging. 2. Of Land Measuring. useful for all Tradesmen, especially Carpenters, Bricklayers, Plaisterers, 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: Dublin printed by and for I. Jackson in Meath-Street 1767, MDCCLXVII. [1767]
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:English Short Title Catalog, T133483. - Reproduction of original from British Library
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