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Woodworking Machinery, Its Rise, Progress and Construction
Manfred Powis Bale
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Page 24 - Discount Guide. THE DISCOUNT GUIDE. Comprising several Series of Tables for the use of Merchants, Manufacturers, Ironmongers, and others, by which may be ascertained the exact Profit arising from any mode of using Discounts, either in the Purchase or Sale of Goods, and the method of either Altering a Rate of Discount, or Advancing a Price, so as to produce, by one operation, a sum that will realise any required profit after allowing one or more Discounts : to which are added Tables of Profit or Advance...
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Page 12 - Slate and Slate Quarrying: Scientific, Practical, and Commercial. By DC DAVIES, FGS With numerous Illustrations and Folding Plates.
Page 14 - ... a great amount of practical information very admirably arranged, and available for general or rough estimates, as well as for the more exact calculations required in the engineers