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The young mathematician's companion, [electronic resource] : being a compleat tutor to the mathematicks; Whereby the Young Beginner may be early Instructed; those who have lost the Opportunity of learning in their Youth may with very little Pains, and in a short Time become Proficients in this delightful and instructive Science, and such whose Business it is to teach, may receive much Useful Assistance. Containing, I. Vulgar and Decimal Arithmetic, Extraction of Roots by Natural Numbers, and by Logarithms. II. Description and Use of the Sector, with the most useful Definitions, Theorems, and Problems in Geometry. III. Plain and Spherical Trigonometry, Astronomy, Dyalling, and Surveying of Land. IV. Curious Discourses, calculated to render a Practical Knowledge of the Mathematicks more easy and familiar. The Whole Interspersed with delightful and Useful Questions, and adorned with proper Schemes in order to excite the Curiosity, and form the Minds of Youth. By Charles Leadbetter, Teacher of the Mathematicks.

Author/Creator:
Leadbetter, Charles, fl. 1728.
Edition:
The second edition, with large and useful additions.
Publication:
London : printed for J. Hodges [by Charles Jephson], at the Looking-Glass facing St. Magnus Church, London-Bridge, [1748]
Series:
Eighteenth century collections online. Part 1.
Format/Description:
Book
[2],v[i.e.iv],354p.,plate : ill. ; 12⁰.
Subjects:
Mathematics -- Early works to 1800.
Place of Publication:
England London.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Notes:
P.iv is misnumbered v.
Colophon: "Printed by Charles Jephson, in West-Smithfield".
Braces in imprint.
Price from imprint: Price bd 2s. 6d.
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns
Reproduction of original from British Library.
Cited in:
English Short Title Catalog, T133876.
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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