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Every man his own gauger 1 edition

Every man his own gauger
James Lightbody

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Every man his own gauger
Wherein not only the artist is shown a more ready and exact method of gauging than any hitherto extant. But the most ignorant, who can but read English, and tell twenty in figures, is taught to find the content of any sort of cask or vessel, either full, or in part full; and to know if they be right siz'd. Also what a pipe, hogshead, &c. amounts to at the common rate and measure they buy or sell at. With several useful tables to know the content of any vessel by. Likewise a table shewing the price of any commodity, from one pound to an hundred weight, and the contrary. To which is added, the art of brewing beer, ale, mum; of fining, preserving and botling brew'd liquors, of making the most common physical ales now in use, of making several fine English wines. The vintners art of fining, curing, preserving and rectifying all sorts of wines ... Together with the compleat coffee-man, teaching how to make coffee, tea, chocolate, ...
By James Lightbody, philomath

Published 1695 by Printed and sold by A. Baldwin near the Oxford-Arms in Warwick-Lane. Price 6 d. in London .
Written in English.

Edition Notes

Date of publication from Wing

Gathered in 6's

Identified on UMI microfilm (Early English books, 1641-1700) reel 2009 as Wing L2048B

Cf. Wing L2048B: title word "gauge"

Reproduction of the original at the British Library

Wing (2nd ed., 1994) L2048B Variant

Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1990. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 2009:13).

Early English books, 1641-1700 -- 2009:13
Early works to 1800

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[4], 68 p
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