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The Resource The Secretary's guide, or, Young mans companion, : in four parts. Part I. Contains directions for spelling, reading and writing true English, with true pronunciation. Part II. Arithmetick made easie, and the rules thereof explained and made familiar to the capacity of those that desire to learn. Part III. The method of writing letters upon most subjects, as from one friend to another, as well as trade, traffick or other occasions. Part IV. Contains a choice collection of bills of parcels, bills, bonds letters of attorney, indentures, ... profitable both for old and young to learn and know. The whole adorned with variety of other matters, as will appear by the contents, (electronic resource)

The Secretary's guide, or, Young mans companion, : in four parts. Part I. Contains directions for spelling, reading and writing true English, with true pronunciation. Part II. Arithmetick made easie, and the rules thereof explained and made familiar to the capacity of those that desire to learn. Part III. The method of writing letters upon most subjects, as from one friend to another, as well as trade, traffick or other occasions. Part IV. Contains a choice collection of bills of parcels, bills, bonds letters of attorney, indentures, ... profitable both for old and young to learn and know. The whole adorned with variety of other matters, as will appear by the contents, (electronic resource)

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The Secretary's guide, or, Young mans companion, : in four parts. Part I. Contains directions for spelling, reading and writing true English, with true pronunciation. Part II. Arithmetick made easie, and the rules thereof explained and made familiar to the capacity of those that desire to learn. Part III. The method of writing letters upon most subjects, as from one friend to another, as well as trade, traffick or other occasions. Part IV. Contains a choice collection of bills of parcels, bills, bonds letters of attorney, indentures, ... profitable both for old and young to learn and know. The whole adorned with variety of other matters, as will appear by the contents
Title
The Secretary's guide, or, Young mans companion,
Title remainder
in four parts. Part I. Contains directions for spelling, reading and writing true English, with true pronunciation. Part II. Arithmetick made easie, and the rules thereof explained and made familiar to the capacity of those that desire to learn. Part III. The method of writing letters upon most subjects, as from one friend to another, as well as trade, traffick or other occasions. Part IV. Contains a choice collection of bills of parcels, bills, bonds letters of attorney, indentures, ... profitable both for old and young to learn and know. The whole adorned with variety of other matters, as will appear by the contents
Title variation
  • Secretary's guide
  • Young mans companion
Contributor
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
AOX
Citation location within source
  • B749
  • W15814
Citation source
  • Bristol
  • ESTC
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1663-1752
  • 1686-1742
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bradford, William
  • Bradford, Andrew
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arithmetic
  • Commercial correspondence
  • English language
  • Letter writing
Label
The Secretary's guide, or, Young mans companion, : in four parts. Part I. Contains directions for spelling, reading and writing true English, with true pronunciation. Part II. Arithmetick made easie, and the rules thereof explained and made familiar to the capacity of those that desire to learn. Part III. The method of writing letters upon most subjects, as from one friend to another, as well as trade, traffick or other occasions. Part IV. Contains a choice collection of bills of parcels, bills, bonds letters of attorney, indentures, ... profitable both for old and young to learn and know. The whole adorned with variety of other matters, as will appear by the contents, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
  • In Library Company of Philadelphia EAI Supplement
  • "To the reader. Kind reader; it is now above thirty years since I first compiled this short manuel, during which time several impressions have been sold off, and each time it has been reprinted, it have been enlarged, and now this fourth edition, thou wilt find many additions, in order to make it more useful than heretofore."--initial p. [3]-[4]; signed: W.B. [i.e., William Bradford]
  • Edition statement precedes "The whole adorned with variety of other matters ..." on the title page
  • Signatures: pi1 a4 B-2B4
  • "Lately published, the book, entitled Conductor generals, ... Printed and sold by William Bradford in New-York, and sold by Andrew Bradford in Philadelphia."--foot of initial p. [4]
Control code
lcp000268677
Dimensions
16 cm (8vo)
Edition
This fourth edition is much enlarged
Extent
[10], 192 p.
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Note
  • Library Company copy from the Michael Zinman Collection of Early American Imprints
  • Library Company copy inscribed by various owners: Jacob Kolb (1729), Jacob Wismer (1779), Isaac Kolb, Hannah C (Clendenen?), Amos Clendenen (1840), and Daniel W. Clendenen (1868)
  • NEH-Readex: not in Readex; not at AAS
  • Library Company copy from the Michael Zinman Collection of Early American Imprints
  • Library Company copy inscribed by various owners: Jacob Kolb (1729), Jacob Wismer (1779), Isaac Kolb, Hannah C (Clendenen?), Amos Clendenen (1840), and Daniel W. Clendenen (1868)
  • NEH-Readex: not in Readex; not at AAS
System control number
  • (OCoLC)231847738
  • 1
  • 12
Label
The Secretary's guide, or, Young mans companion, : in four parts. Part I. Contains directions for spelling, reading and writing true English, with true pronunciation. Part II. Arithmetick made easie, and the rules thereof explained and made familiar to the capacity of those that desire to learn. Part III. The method of writing letters upon most subjects, as from one friend to another, as well as trade, traffick or other occasions. Part IV. Contains a choice collection of bills of parcels, bills, bonds letters of attorney, indentures, ... profitable both for old and young to learn and know. The whole adorned with variety of other matters, as will appear by the contents, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • In Library Company of Philadelphia EAI Supplement
  • "To the reader. Kind reader; it is now above thirty years since I first compiled this short manuel, during which time several impressions have been sold off, and each time it has been reprinted, it have been enlarged, and now this fourth edition, thou wilt find many additions, in order to make it more useful than heretofore."--initial p. [3]-[4]; signed: W.B. [i.e., William Bradford]
  • Edition statement precedes "The whole adorned with variety of other matters ..." on the title page
  • Signatures: pi1 a4 B-2B4
  • "Lately published, the book, entitled Conductor generals, ... Printed and sold by William Bradford in New-York, and sold by Andrew Bradford in Philadelphia."--foot of initial p. [4]
Control code
lcp000268677
Dimensions
16 cm (8vo)
Edition
This fourth edition is much enlarged
Extent
[10], 192 p.
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Note
  • Library Company copy from the Michael Zinman Collection of Early American Imprints
  • Library Company copy inscribed by various owners: Jacob Kolb (1729), Jacob Wismer (1779), Isaac Kolb, Hannah C (Clendenen?), Amos Clendenen (1840), and Daniel W. Clendenen (1868)
  • NEH-Readex: not in Readex; not at AAS
  • Library Company copy from the Michael Zinman Collection of Early American Imprints
  • Library Company copy inscribed by various owners: Jacob Kolb (1729), Jacob Wismer (1779), Isaac Kolb, Hannah C (Clendenen?), Amos Clendenen (1840), and Daniel W. Clendenen (1868)
  • NEH-Readex: not in Readex; not at AAS
System control number
  • (OCoLC)231847738
  • 1
  • 12

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