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Vade mecum: or, The necessary pocket companion : Containing, I. Sir Samuel Morland's Perpetual almanack ... curiously graved in copper; with many useful tables proper thereto. II. The years of each king's reign from the Norman conquest, compar'd with the years of Christ. III. Directions for every month in the year, what is to be done in the orchard, kitchin, and flower-gardens. IV. The reduction of weights, measures, and coins; wherein is a table of the assize of bread. V.A table wherein any [number of farthings,] half-pence, pence, or shillings, are ready cast up; ... VI. The interest and rebate of money; the forebearance, discompt, and [purchase] of annuities. VII. The rates of post-letters, both in-land and out-land. VIII. An account of the penny-post. IX. The principal roads in England. X. The names of the counties, cities, and borough-towns in England and Wales ... XI. The usual and authorized rates or fairs of coach-men, carmen, and water-men. XII. Tables for casting up nobles, marks, guineas and broad gold. Preview this item
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Vade mecum: or, The necessary pocket companion : Containing, I. Sir Samuel Morland's Perpetual almanack ... curiously graved in copper; with many useful tables proper thereto. II. The years of each king's reign from the Norman conquest, compar'd with the years of Christ. III. Directions for every month in the year, what is to be done in the orchard, kitchin, and flower-gardens. IV. The reduction of weights, measures, and coins; wherein is a table of the assize of bread. V.A table wherein any [number of farthings,] half-pence, pence, or shillings, are ready cast up; ... VI. The interest and rebate of money; the forebearance, discompt, and [purchase] of annuities. VII. The rates of post-letters, both in-land and out-land. VIII. An account of the penny-post. IX. The principal roads in England. X. The names of the counties, cities, and borough-towns in England and Wales ... XI. The usual and authorized rates or fairs of coach-men, carmen, and water-men. XII. Tables for casting up nobles, marks, guineas and broad gold.

Author: John Playford; Samuel Morland, Sir; Israel Falgate
Publisher: London : printed for Nath. Sackett, [at] the Heart and Bible in Cornhill, 1690.
Series: Early English books online.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Online system or service : English : The seventh edition: to which [is] added, Interest in epitome; or tables, in a shorter method than any yet published, from 1 pound to 10 millions, at 5, 6, 7, and 8, per. cent. By Israel Falgate, at the Bank of EnglandView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Early works
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Early works to 1800
Handbooks, manuals, etc. Early works to 1800
Material Type: Online system or service, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Playford; Samuel Morland, Sir; Israel Falgate
OCLC Number: 606865527
Notes: Dedication signed: John Playford; dedication from sixth edition.
"Interest in epitome: or, Tables in a shorter method than any hitherto publish'd" has a separate dated title page.
With an advertisement.
Title page is stained, affecting text.
Reproduction of the original in the British Library.
Description: 1 online resource ([8], 229, [15] p.) : table.
Series Title: Early English books online.
Other Titles: Vade mecum
Necessary pocket companion
Tables in a shorter method than any hitherto publish'd
Perpetual almanack.
Interest in epitome, or, Tables in a shorter method than any hitherto publish'd.

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