AN ACCURATE SYSTEM OF SURVEYING; In Which is Contained, 1. Decimal Fractions, in Plain, Concise, and Easy Manner. 2. The Extraction of the Square Root. 3. Plane Trigonometry, Rectangular and Oblique. 4. An Exact Method to cast up the Contents of Lands. 5. Field Surveying

Litchfield, [CT]: Printed by T. Collier. Copy-Right Secured to the Author, 1796. First edition. 23cm. x, [6], 131pp., [1]. Full brown leather, with rules and black leather label stamped in gilt on spine. Some wear to bottom spine end and about an inch of the lower back joint, else a lovely copy of an uncommon book. DECKER 35-466: "Moore’s treatise on surveying is claimed to be the first American work on the subject. It also contains moral instructions." EVANS 30810. Item #63357

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