Title: Arithmetical Tables, for the Use of Schools.
Seller ID: 54931
[np/nd, possibly Portland, Maine, USA] c.1812. A diminutive chapbook measuring 2.75 x 4 inches. 16pp [final leaf numbered 14]. Original marbled wrappers, stitched. The first leaf has been excised, so the exact title and publisher cannot be determined; the above title is taken from the first leaf. With several ownership signatures of John Gleeson from 1812 & 1813; on the inner rear cover: "John Gleeson / his Book Bought / the 14th of April 1812". On the inner front cover: "John Gleeson / His Book January / 14th 1813 -". Some foxing & discolouration of a few leaves, very good condition. Conversion tables are included for English Money (4 Farthings make 1 Penny) and Federal Money: (10 Dollars ... 1 Eagle).