THREE EARLY MANUSCRIPT SCHOOL BOOKS: ISAAC DOUGHTEN’S BOOK OF THE MENSURATION OF SOLIDS, BEULAH GENGE’S CYPHERING BOOK, 1791-1793, AND ANNA SMITH’S COPYBOOK, 1831-1841.

Est. $250-$400
Sold: $1,020 ($850)

The first containing illustrated geometry problems and covering “Artificer’s Work” such as bricklaying, mason’s and carpenter’s work, 54 pp.; the second with mathematical tables, problems and solutions, 78 pp.; the third with calligraphic verse, 26 pp. Housed in a custom made buckram box, 14 x 9 inches.

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