The Resource The American instructor: or, Young man's best companion. : Containing, spelling, reading, writing, and arithmetick, in an easier way than any yet published; and how to qualify any person for business, without the help of a master. Instructions to write variety of hands ... How to write letters on business or friendship. Forms of indentures ... releases, &c. Also merchants' accompts, and a short and easy method of shop and book-keeping; with a description of the several American colonies. Together with the carpenter's plain and exact rule: shewing how to measure carpenters ... and painters work ... Likewise the practical gauger made easy ... To which is added, The poor planter's physician ... And also prudent advice to young tradesmen and dealers. The whole better adapted to these American colonies, than any other book of the like kind. By George Fisher, accomptant, (electronic resource)

The American instructor: or, Young man's best companion. : Containing, spelling, reading, writing, and arithmetick, in an easier way than any yet published; and how to qualify any person for business, without the help of a master. Instructions to write variety of hands ... How to write letters on business or friendship. Forms of indentures ... releases, &c. Also merchants' accompts, and a short and easy method of shop and book-keeping; with a description of the several American colonies. Together with the carpenter's plain and exact rule: shewing how to measure carpenters ... and painters work ... Likewise the practical gauger made easy ... To which is added, The poor planter's physician ... And also prudent advice to young tradesmen and dealers. The whole better adapted to these American colonies, than any other book of the like kind. By George Fisher, accomptant, (electronic resource)

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The American instructor: or, Young man's best companion. : Containing, spelling, reading, writing, and arithmetick, in an easier way than any yet published; and how to qualify any person for business, without the help of a master. Instructions to write variety of hands ... How to write letters on business or friendship. Forms of indentures ... releases, &c. Also merchants' accompts, and a short and easy method of shop and book-keeping; with a description of the several American colonies. Together with the carpenter's plain and exact rule: shewing how to measure carpenters ... and painters work ... Likewise the practical gauger made easy ... To which is added, The poor planter's physician ... And also prudent advice to young tradesmen and dealers. The whole better adapted to these American colonies, than any other book of the like kind. By George Fisher, accomptant
Title
The American instructor: or, Young man's best companion.
Title remainder
Containing, spelling, reading, writing, and arithmetick, in an easier way than any yet published; and how to qualify any person for business, without the help of a master. Instructions to write variety of hands ... How to write letters on business or friendship. Forms of indentures ... releases, &c. Also merchants' accompts, and a short and easy method of shop and book-keeping; with a description of the several American colonies. Together with the carpenter's plain and exact rule: shewing how to measure carpenters ... and painters work ... Likewise the practical gauger made easy ... To which is added, The poor planter's physician ... And also prudent advice to young tradesmen and dealers. The whole better adapted to these American colonies, than any other book of the like kind. By George Fisher, accomptant
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Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
  • 6238
  • IV.364
  • 1062
  • 439
  • 31
  • W11564
Citation source
  • Evans
  • Alston
  • Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania
  • Miller, C.W. Franklin
  • Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books
  • English Short Title Catalog
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Fisher, George
Nature of contents
patent document
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1719?-1778
  • 1706-1790
  • 1714-1772
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  • Fisher, A.
  • Valeros, Florentino B
  • Fruere
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Hall, David
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  • Business mathematics
  • Handbooks, vade-mecums, etc
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The American instructor: or, Young man's best companion. : Containing, spelling, reading, writing, and arithmetick, in an easier way than any yet published; and how to qualify any person for business, without the help of a master. Instructions to write variety of hands ... How to write letters on business or friendship. Forms of indentures ... releases, &c. Also merchants' accompts, and a short and easy method of shop and book-keeping; with a description of the several American colonies. Together with the carpenter's plain and exact rule: shewing how to measure carpenters ... and painters work ... Likewise the practical gauger made easy ... To which is added, The poor planter's physician ... And also prudent advice to young tradesmen and dealers. The whole better adapted to these American colonies, than any other book of the like kind. By George Fisher, accomptant, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
  • Erroneously attributed to Ann Fisher Slack in Halkett & Laing
  • American editors' preface signed: Vale & Fruere
  • Reproduction of original from Library of Congress
Control code
ESTCW11564
Dimensions
120.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
The ninth edition revised and corrected.
Extent
v,[1],378p., [5]leaves of plates (1folded)
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
illustrations
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not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Uk-ES)006428966
  • (Uk-ES)006428966
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The American instructor: or, Young man's best companion. : Containing, spelling, reading, writing, and arithmetick, in an easier way than any yet published; and how to qualify any person for business, without the help of a master. Instructions to write variety of hands ... How to write letters on business or friendship. Forms of indentures ... releases, &c. Also merchants' accompts, and a short and easy method of shop and book-keeping; with a description of the several American colonies. Together with the carpenter's plain and exact rule: shewing how to measure carpenters ... and painters work ... Likewise the practical gauger made easy ... To which is added, The poor planter's physician ... And also prudent advice to young tradesmen and dealers. The whole better adapted to these American colonies, than any other book of the like kind. By George Fisher, accomptant, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Erroneously attributed to Ann Fisher Slack in Halkett & Laing
  • American editors' preface signed: Vale & Fruere
  • Reproduction of original from Library of Congress
Control code
ESTCW11564
Dimensions
120.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
The ninth edition revised and corrected.
Extent
v,[1],378p., [5]leaves of plates (1folded)
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
illustrations
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Uk-ES)006428966
  • (Uk-ES)006428966

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