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  1. The Accomplished Tutor; or, Complete System of Liberal Education:

    The Accomplished Tutor; or, Complete System of Liberal Education:

    Containing the most improved theory and practice … In two volumes. Embellished with 20 copper-plates and 6 maps, Neatly Engraved.
    First edition of a popular and comprehensive educational handbook, further editions followed in 1802 and 1806. It includes a section on double-entry bookkeeping, and chapters on English grammar and elocution, penmanship, arithmetic, stock-holding and merchants' accounts, mensuration and architecture, optics, algebra, annuities, trigonometry, logarithms, geography, astronomy, mechanics, electricity, pneumatics, hydrostatics, hydraulics, drawing, engraving, and painting, "and other useful matter". Learn More
    £600

    Date of Publication: 1800

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 96467

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