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The art of numbring by speaking-rods, vulgarly termed Nepeirs bones : by which the most difficult parts of arithmetick, as multiplication, division, and extracting of roots both square and cube, are performed with incredible celerity and exactness (without any charge to the memory) by addition and subtraction only Preview this item
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The art of numbring by speaking-rods, vulgarly termed Nepeirs bones : by which the most difficult parts of arithmetick, as multiplication, division, and extracting of roots both square and cube, are performed with incredible celerity and exactness (without any charge to the memory) by addition and subtraction only

Author: William Leybourn
Publisher: London : Printed for G. Sawbridge and are to be sold at his House ..., 1667.
Series: Early English books, 1641-1700, 282:7.
Edition/Format:   Book   Microform : Microfilm : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Leybourn
OCLC Number: 12408138
Notes: Attributed to William Leybourn. Cf. BM.
An enlarged edition was published in 1721 under title: The description and use of ... Gunter's quadrant ... to which is added the use of Nepiar's bones.
Folded table inserted.
Reproduction of original in British Library.
Reproduction Notes: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University Microfilms, 1968. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 282:7).
Description: [10], 86 pages
Series Title: Early English books, 1641-1700, 282:7.
Other Titles: Art of numbring by speaking-rods, vulgarly called Nepeirs bones
Description and use of Gunter's quadrant
Responsibility: published by W.L.

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