Albany: Printed and Sold by E. & E. Hosford, 1808. First edition, an ex-library copy with their small early 20th century ink stamp on the margins of several leaves, small shelfmark label on the spine and remnants of a bookplate on the front paste-down. 12mo, original calf, vi, 13-172, iv pages (as published). Illus. Rather worn and a bit soiled; a good, sound copy. Item #11483
With much of relevance to a commercial education. Includes exercises on such tasks as the conversion of Federal currency between various state currencies, calculating allowances for tret, cloff and suttle, and finding the number of years between the creation of Adam and Noah's flood. A few small marginal tears with the loss of a few figures. American Imprints 16309.