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A new and complete system of arithmetic : Composed for the use of the citizens of the United States / By Nicolas Pike.

Author/Creator:
Pike, Nicolas, 1743-1819.
Publication:
Printed at Worcester, Massachusetts : At the press of Isaiah Thomas, by Leonard Worcester, for said Thomas. Sold by Thomas, Son & Thomas, in Worcester; by Thomas and Andrews, D. West, E. Larkin, S. Hall, J. White, and J. West, in Boston, and by all the booksellers in the United States., 1797.
Format/Description:
Book
516 p. ; 20 cm. (8vo)
Edition:
2nd ed., enlarged / revised and corrected, by Ebenezer Adams.
Status/Location:
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Subjects:
Arithmetic -- Early works to 1900.
Algebra.
Notes:
"Preface to this edition" signed: Isaiah Thomas. Worcester, February, 1797.
Signatures: [A] B-3S 3T .
Errors in paging: p. 213 and 359 misnumbered 113 and 355.
Local notes:
RBC copy purchased by Gordon Block from Harry E. Barker, a dealer in Lincoln artifacts. Included is a note by Barker providing evidence for Lincoln having read this title, possibly in this edition (though not this particular copy).
Penn Provenance:
Block, Gordon (donor)
Barker, H.E. (Harry Ellsworth), 1862-1943 (bookseller).
Penn Chronology:
1797
Cited in:
Evans 32692
Contributor:
Adams, Ebenezer, 1765-1841, ed.
Thomas, Isaiah, 1749-1831.
Gordon Block Collection of Lincolniana (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
187452188