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Jacob Bleecker exercise book for merchants

Title
Jacob Bleecker exercise book for merchants, 1764.
Author
Bleecker, Jacob.

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Mixed materialRequest in advance MssCol 22938Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

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Description
.08 linear foot (1 volume)
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Genre/Form
Exercise books.
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Call Number
MssCol 22938
OCLC
934811309
Author
Bleecker, Jacob.
Title
Jacob Bleecker exercise book for merchants, 1764.
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Advance notice required. Apply at http://www.nypl.org/mssref
Summary
Jacob Bleecker's exercise book for merchants contains explanations and examples of mathematical concepts as they relate to trade. The bulk of the volume comprises examples of mathematics problems and their workings. Headings in the volume include "The Rule of Three Inverse," "Interest upon Interest," "Directions How to Extract the Square Root of Any Given Number," "The Rule of Faulse," "Company or Fellowship," "Barter," and "Alligation Medial."
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Occupation
Merchants.
Research Call Number
MssCol 22938
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