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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.

Author: George Fisher, (Accomptant)A FisherValeFruereBenjamin FranklinAll authors
Publisher: Philadelphia : Printed by B. Franklin and D. Hall, at the new-printing-office, in Market-Street, 1748.
Series: Eighteenth century collections online.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : The 9th ed. rev. and correctedView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Textbooks
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: George Fisher, (Accomptant); A Fisher; Vale; Fruere; Benjamin Franklin; David Hall
OCLC Number: 510954900
Notes: Erroneously attributed to Ann Fisher Slack in Halkett & Laing.
American editors' preface signed: Vale & Fruere.
Reproduction of original from Library of Congress.
Description: 1 online resource (v, [1], 378 pages, [5] leaves of plates (1 folded)) : illustrations.
Series Title: Eighteenth century collections online.
Other Titles: Instructor

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