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LEADBEATER, J. (fl. 1768)
The gentleman and tradesman's compleat assistant; or, the whole art of measuring and estimating, made easy. In three parts. ... Illustrated with copper-plates. The whole made perfectly easy and intelligible to the meanest capacity. By J. Leadbeater, and assistants. The second edition.
London: printed by Samuel Chandler, for H. Webley, bookseller; and W. Todd, accomptant,
1769.
xii, 240 p., engr. frontis., 2 pl. ; 20.5 cm. (8º)

First published 1768; third edition 1770. In fact a reissue of the 1768 edition with a new title-page. Includes a five-page list of subscribers. ESTC t110334.

Copy Notes Imperfect; wanting pl. 1. Inscribed in ink on front free-endpaper John Soane and in pencil 2s.6d.

Binding Contemporary sprinkled sheep, gilt double-rule borders and spine.

Reference Number 2612


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