The description and use of the carpenters-rule : together with the use of the line of numbers (inscribed thereon) in arithmatick and geometry : and the application thereof to the measuring of superficies and solid, gaging of vessels, military orders, interest and annuities : ... also a universal-dial for the use of seamen or others : with the use of a sliding glasiers-rule and Mr. White's rule for solid measure / collected and fitted to the meanest capacity by J. Browne.
- Additional Title(s):
Use of the line of numbers on a sliding (or glasiers) rule in arithmatick & geometry.
- London : Printed for W.G., by William Fisher ..., 1666.
- Physical Description:
- , 248 [i.e. 245],  p.,  folded leaf of plates : ill. ; 18 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsT50 B76 1666Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
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- Wing B5039C
Pages 67- misnumbered p. 71-248. Page 104 misnumbered page 105.
Special t.p. (p. ): Use of the line of numbers on a sliding (or glasiers) rule in arithmatick & geometry ... / first drawn by Mr. White ... and made easie and useful by John Brown. London, 1656.
Other editions published in 1662 and 1667.
- Subject Terms:
- Fisher, William -- Printer.G. W. -- Publisher.Mathematical instruments -- Early works to 1800.Mensuration -- Early works to 1800.
- Engravings -- 1666.
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