File NCR 21f/88 - Treatise on Book-keeping with index of terms

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NCR 21f/88


Treatise on Book-keeping with index of terms


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Written c 1694 and inscribed Thomas Kirkpatrick 1700' detailing the purpose and format of typical types of business records (waste book, journal, ledger, cash book, household expenses withdrawings account, charges on merchandize, invoice book, copy letter book, minute book (for business meetings), bill book (for particulars of bills of exchange) and book of receipts (for monies paid). Also details procedures in both domestic and foreign trade, partnership accounts, a formulary of records and a dictionary of 'difficult terms commonly used in Merchandize or Trade' copied from Stephen Monteage's published work, 'Debtor and Creditor Made Easy' (London 1683)

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Created 08/01/2007 by Droip. Modified 03/12/2018 by Droip.


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