The Resource Vade mecum, or The necessary companion : Containing, 1. Sir S. Morland's Perpetual almanack, in copper plates, with many useful tables proper thereto. 2. Christian and regal years compar'd from the Norman conquest. 3. The reduction of weights, measures. 4. The ready casting up any number of farthings, half-pence, pence, shillings, nobles, marks, and guinneys. 5. The interest, and rebate of money, the forebearance, discompt, and purchase of annuities. 6. The rates of post-letters, both inland and outland, with the post-stages. 7. The usual and authorized rates or fares for coach-men, carr-men, and water-men, (electronic resource)

Vade mecum, or The necessary companion : Containing, 1. Sir S. Morland's Perpetual almanack, in copper plates, with many useful tables proper thereto. 2. Christian and regal years compar'd from the Norman conquest. 3. The reduction of weights, measures. 4. The ready casting up any number of farthings, half-pence, pence, shillings, nobles, marks, and guinneys. 5. The interest, and rebate of money, the forebearance, discompt, and purchase of annuities. 6. The rates of post-letters, both inland and outland, with the post-stages. 7. The usual and authorized rates or fares for coach-men, carr-men, and water-men, (electronic resource)

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Vade mecum, or The necessary companion : Containing, 1. Sir S. Morland's Perpetual almanack, in copper plates, with many useful tables proper thereto. 2. Christian and regal years compar'd from the Norman conquest. 3. The reduction of weights, measures. 4. The ready casting up any number of farthings, half-pence, pence, shillings, nobles, marks, and guinneys. 5. The interest, and rebate of money, the forebearance, discompt, and purchase of annuities. 6. The rates of post-letters, both inland and outland, with the post-stages. 7. The usual and authorized rates or fares for coach-men, carr-men, and water-men
Title
Vade mecum, or The necessary companion
Title remainder
Containing, 1. Sir S. Morland's Perpetual almanack, in copper plates, with many useful tables proper thereto. 2. Christian and regal years compar'd from the Norman conquest. 3. The reduction of weights, measures. 4. The ready casting up any number of farthings, half-pence, pence, shillings, nobles, marks, and guinneys. 5. The interest, and rebate of money, the forebearance, discompt, and purchase of annuities. 6. The rates of post-letters, both inland and outland, with the post-stages. 7. The usual and authorized rates or fares for coach-men, carr-men, and water-men
Title variation
  • Vade mecum
  • Necessary companion
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
Cu-RivES
Citation location within source
P2506
Citation source
Wing (2nd ed.)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
approximately 1655-1685 or 1686
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Playford, John
Nature of contents
patent document
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1625-1695
  • active 1673-1675
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Morland, S.
  • Mayne, John
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Handbooks, vade-mecums, etc.
  • Ready-reckoners
  • Roads
  • Great Britain
Target audience
general
Label
Vade mecum, or The necessary companion : Containing, 1. Sir S. Morland's Perpetual almanack, in copper plates, with many useful tables proper thereto. 2. Christian and regal years compar'd from the Norman conquest. 3. The reduction of weights, measures. 4. The ready casting up any number of farthings, half-pence, pence, shillings, nobles, marks, and guinneys. 5. The interest, and rebate of money, the forebearance, discompt, and purchase of annuities. 6. The rates of post-letters, both inland and outland, with the post-stages. 7. The usual and authorized rates or fares for coach-men, carr-men, and water-men, (electronic resource)
Link
http://libraries.ou.edu/access.aspx?url=http://gateway.proquest.com/openurl?ctx_ver=Z39.88-2003&res_id=xri:eebo&rft_val_fmt=&rft_id=xri:eebo:image:34333
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Epistle signed by John Playford
  • With initial table of contents
  • In seven parts, each with a divisional title page; "A companion for excise-men, .." has a separate dated title page, pagination, and register; the first 5 parts have continuous register from the beginning of text; the last 2 parts have continuous register and pagination from "A companion for excise-men, .."
  • Reproduction of the original at the British Library
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
black and white
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
The second edition. To which is added, a companion for excise-men, containing Mr. Mayne's tables for excise, &c.
Extent
[10], 200, [2], 22 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill. (tables)
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0037000079
System control number
  • 2385996-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2385996
  • (Sirsi) 99829886e
Label
Vade mecum, or The necessary companion : Containing, 1. Sir S. Morland's Perpetual almanack, in copper plates, with many useful tables proper thereto. 2. Christian and regal years compar'd from the Norman conquest. 3. The reduction of weights, measures. 4. The ready casting up any number of farthings, half-pence, pence, shillings, nobles, marks, and guinneys. 5. The interest, and rebate of money, the forebearance, discompt, and purchase of annuities. 6. The rates of post-letters, both inland and outland, with the post-stages. 7. The usual and authorized rates or fares for coach-men, carr-men, and water-men, (electronic resource)
Link
http://libraries.ou.edu/access.aspx?url=http://gateway.proquest.com/openurl?ctx_ver=Z39.88-2003&res_id=xri:eebo&rft_val_fmt=&rft_id=xri:eebo:image:34333
Publication
Note
  • Epistle signed by John Playford
  • With initial table of contents
  • In seven parts, each with a divisional title page; "A companion for excise-men, .." has a separate dated title page, pagination, and register; the first 5 parts have continuous register from the beginning of text; the last 2 parts have continuous register and pagination from "A companion for excise-men, .."
  • Reproduction of the original at the British Library
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
black and white
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
The second edition. To which is added, a companion for excise-men, containing Mr. Mayne's tables for excise, &c.
Extent
[10], 200, [2], 22 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill. (tables)
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0037000079
System control number
  • 2385996-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2385996
  • (Sirsi) 99829886e

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