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Brisbane's Golden Ready Reckoner, calculated in dollars and cents....

Author: Brisbane, William D.
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Price: $8.50
Publisher: NY: Dick and Fitzgerald
Book Condition: G
Binding: Hard Cover
Pub Date: 1863
"...being a useful assistant to traders, in buying and selling various sorts of commodities, either wholesale or retail.... to which are added interest tables, calculated in dollars and cents, for days and for months at six per cent and at seven per cent per annum, alternately; and a great number of other tables and rules for calculation, never before in print." 24mo, illustrated paper-backed boards / brown cloth backstrip, 195 pages, publisher ads, tables. Condition is FAIR / no jacket (as issued): boards are rubbed open all around, hinges loose, title page detached but remainder of book is intact, last 2 blank pages have been removed, owner name in pencil on fep, math scribbles on rear endpaper, pages yellowed. ...all this but still a nice working copy.