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A complete system of family book-keeping, With the family book itself, Ready ruled and titled, Which is large enough to contain every Article of Expence that may fall under the heads of Butchers Meat, Bread, Flour, Meal, Malt, &c. Groceries, Merceries, Milanery, Liquids, Fruits, Roots, &c. Cheese, Butter, Milk, Apparel, Furniture, Extraordinaries. All which may be set down distinctly, and referred to easily, as often as it may be necessary to know when, where, or of whom, Goods were bought; the Quantity; and whether for ready Money, or on Credit; and what each Article amounts to by the Month and Year. With a Specimen of a Memorandum-Book, for which a sufficient Number of Pages is allotted. The Whole explained by Rules and Examples, in such a Manner, that any Person, who understands the two first Rules of Arithmetick only, may comprehend and keep this Book. To be continued Annually. By A. Walker, Late Writing-Master to the Free Grammar School at Macclesfield, Cheshire.

Title
A complete system of family book-keeping, [electronic resource] : With the family book itself, Ready ruled and titled, Which is large enough to contain every Article of Expence that may fall under the heads of Butchers Meat, Bread, Flour, Meal, Malt, &c. Groceries, Merceries, Milanery, Liquids, Fruits, Roots, &c. Cheese, Butter, Milk, Apparel, Furniture, Extraordinaries. All which may be set down distinctly, and referred to easily, as often as it may be necessary to know when, where, or of whom, Goods were bought; the Quantity; and whether for ready Money, or on Credit; and what each Article amounts to by the Month and Year. With a Specimen of a Memorandum-Book, for which a sufficient Number of Pages is allotted. The Whole explained by Rules and Examples, in such a Manner, that any Person, who understands the two first Rules of Arithmetick only, may comprehend and keep this Book. To be continued Annually. By A. Walker, Late Writing-Master to the Free Grammar School at Macclesfield, Cheshire.
Author
Walker, A. (Adam), 1730 or 31-1821.
Publication
London : printed for the author, and sold by T. Kinnersly, in St. Paul's Church-Yard, MDCCLVIII. [1758]

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Gale (Firm)
Description
93,[1]p.; 2⁰.
Uniform Title
Eighteenth century collections online.
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Note
  • Pages 16-93 intended to be completed in MS.
  • Reproduction of original from British Library.
Indexed In (note)
  • English Short Title Catalog,
Reproduction (note)
  • Electronic reproduction.
OCLC
642652617
Author
Walker, A. (Adam), 1730 or 31-1821.
Title
A complete system of family book-keeping, [electronic resource] : With the family book itself, Ready ruled and titled, Which is large enough to contain every Article of Expence that may fall under the heads of Butchers Meat, Bread, Flour, Meal, Malt, &c. Groceries, Merceries, Milanery, Liquids, Fruits, Roots, &c. Cheese, Butter, Milk, Apparel, Furniture, Extraordinaries. All which may be set down distinctly, and referred to easily, as often as it may be necessary to know when, where, or of whom, Goods were bought; the Quantity; and whether for ready Money, or on Credit; and what each Article amounts to by the Month and Year. With a Specimen of a Memorandum-Book, for which a sufficient Number of Pages is allotted. The Whole explained by Rules and Examples, in such a Manner, that any Person, who understands the two first Rules of Arithmetick only, may comprehend and keep this Book. To be continued Annually. By A. Walker, Late Writing-Master to the Free Grammar School at Macclesfield, Cheshire.
Imprint
London : printed for the author, and sold by T. Kinnersly, in St. Paul's Church-Yard, MDCCLVIII. [1758]
Series
Eighteenth century collections online.
Reproduction
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.
Indexed In:
English Short Title Catalog, T63961.
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Place of Publication
Great Britain England London.
Added Author
Gale (Firm)
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