Notebook of accounting exercises.
- Great Britain, 1797.
- Physical Description:
- 1 v. (approximately 175 pages) ; 23 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsIn Process QA103.C64 .N68 1797Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon FundView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Archives & Manuscripts
- In pen and black ink, with mathematical calculations.
Bound in contemporary vellum.
Manuscript notebook, fair copy, with calligraphic flourishes, of accounting exercises copied by R. Clement, whose name is inscribed on the front cover. Each section is divided with a calligraphic heading and flourishes. The volume includes lessons on the rule of three, inverse proportion, simple interest, commission, purchase of stocks, "brokage," compound interest, rebate or discounts, barter, profit & loss, and fellowship without time. One example bears the date 1797, and the paper is watermarked 1796.
- Subject Terms:
- Accounting -- Study and teaching -- Great Britain.Accounting -- Textbooks.Arithmetic -- Study and teaching -- Great Britain.Arithmetic -- Textbooks.Clement, R.
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