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The American instructor, or, Young man's best companion: containing, spelling, reading, writing and arithmetic, 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 merchant's 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 ... ; 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 adpated to these American colonies, than any other book of the like kind

Title(s):
The American instructor, or, Young man's best companion: containing, spelling, reading, writing and arithmetic, 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 merchant's 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 ... ; 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 adpated to these American colonies, than any other book of the like kind
Instructor
Young man's best companion
Author(s):
Fisher, George, accomptant
Fisher, A. (Anne), 1719?-1778
Gaine, Hugh, 1726 or 7-1807, printer
Publication Date:
1770
Publisher:
New-York : Printed and sold by H. Gaine, at the Bible and Crown, in Hanover-Square, MDCCLXX [1770]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Text
Illustrations
Plates
v, [1], 390 p., [2] leaves of plates (1 folded)
Subject(s):
Mathematics
Accounting
Commerce
Handbooks
Popular Works
Identifier(s):
See catalog record: 2554018R
http://resource.nlm.nih.gov/2554018R
Description:
Edition: The fourteenth edition, revised and corrected.
Title(s):
The American instructor, or, Young man's best companion: containing, spelling, reading, writing and arithmetic, 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 merchant's 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 ... ; 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 adpated to these American colonies, than any other book of the like kind
Instructor
Young man's best companion
Author(s):
Fisher, George, accomptant
Fisher, A. (Anne), 1719?-1778
Gaine, Hugh, 1726 or 7-1807, printer
Publication Date:
1770
Publisher:
New-York : Printed and sold by H. Gaine, at the Bible and Crown, in Hanover-Square, MDCCLXX [1770]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Text
Illustrations
Plates
v, [1], 390 p., [2] leaves of plates (1 folded)
Subject(s):
Mathematics
Accounting
Commerce
Handbooks
Popular Works
Identifier(s):
See catalog record: 2554018R
http://resource.nlm.nih.gov/2554018R
Description:
Edition: The fourteenth edition, revised and corrected.