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(BOOK-KEEPING). VERNON, John.

The Compleat Compting-House: Or, The Young Lad taken from the Writing-School, and fully Instructed, by Way of Dialogue, in all the Mysteries of a Merchant. From his First Understanding of Plain Arithmetick, to the Highest Pitch of Trade. Whereby the Master is saved much Labour, and the Lad is led by the Hand to all his Work and Business; which to Youth is accounted Troublesome, but will here seem Pleasant. A Work very Necessary for all that are concerned in keeping Accompts of what Quality soever. The Fifth Edition, Corrected and Amended.

Published: London: T. Worrall, 1727

Stock code: 105383

Price: £1,100

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Duodecimo (144 x 85 mm), pp. (14), 179. Contemporary panelled calf, rebacked, red morocco label. Complete with the initial advertisment leaf. Early ownership inscription to free endpaper. Corners worn, some light spotting; a very good copy.

Duodecimo (144 x 85 mm), pp. (14), 179. Contemporary panelled calf, rebacked, red morocco label. Complete with the initial advertisment leaf. Early ownership inscription to free endpaper. Corners worn, some light spotting; a very good copy.

Bibliography: This edition not in Herwood or ICAEW.

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