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[Business, Arithmetic] Manuscript, 1797

Lot 0135
Arithmetic manuscript by Amos Jones, dated April 1797. 4to, approx. 68 leaves on laid paper, scribed in an elegant hand. Original paper boards rebacked with modern paper over spine. A couple of closed marginal tears and occasions of light foxing, contents Very Good overall. **************************************** Arithmetic manuscript with calculations and explanations, focused upon calculations related to business, trade and markets. Text in sections including Interest, Brokage, Barter, Fellowship, Position or the Rule of False, Double Position, Exchange, Weights and Measures, and information on banking in Italy, Holland, and Germany. The sections present various hypotheticals followed by the relevant method of calculation.

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[Business, Arithmetic] Manuscript, 1797

Estimate $300 - $500Mar 25, 2017
4705 Northside Drive
Suite 200
Macon, GA 31210
United States
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