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The country gauger's vade mecum : containing decimal tables for the speedy gauging of small brewing vessels, either of a circular, elliptical or rectilineal base : and also for the gauging of cask in ale or wine measure, either full of part empty / by Richard Collins ... : with an appendix, containing several useful proportions performed arithmetically and instrumentally, with divers tables ...

Author/Creator:
Collins, Richard, Supervisor of the duty of excise in Bristol.
Edition:
The sixth edition, to which is added short rules of gauging of malt, written by Rich. Walker, gauger.
Publication:
London : Printed for W.S. and sold by George Sawbridge ..., 1704.
Format/Description:
Book
[4], 104, [4], 24 p., [1] leaf of plates (fold.) : ill. (diagrams) ; 15 cm. (12mo)
Subjects:
Measurement -- Early works to 1800.
Liquors -- Gaging and testing -- Early works to 1800.
Gaging -- Tables -- Early works to 1800.
Notes:
Title page within woodcut borders.
The appendix has special t.p. and separate pagination; with imprint: London, Printed by T.B. 1703.
Signatures: pi² A-L⁶.
Local notes:
Library copy has plate pasted on back cover.
Penn Chronology:
1704
Contributor:
Walker, Richard, Gauger.
Shrowsbury, William, fl. 1673-1700, bookseller.
Sawbridge, George, fl. 1692-1711, bookseller.
OCLC:
63291125
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