ID 5377
Name John Watson I
Gender Male
Street Address Bible and Crown, in the Merchant's Quay, near Old Bridge
City Dublin
Start Date 1722
End Date 1769
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Bookseller The Irish comes commercii, or Trader's-Companion. Containing I. Exact and useful tables, shewing the value of any quantity of goods or wares ready cast up, more adapted to merchants use, than any other extant. Calculated by Edward Hatton, Gent. II. Tables of exchanges. In two parts. 1. English money exchanged into Irish. 2. Irish money exchanged into English. Each by addition only, for any sum from 300 pounds to 1 penny, and at the several rates, whether quarters or eighths, from five per cent. to eleven per cent. III. Tables of commission at the several rates mostly used in Ireland. IV. An index to interest. Containing tables of simple interest, at 5, 6, and 7 per cent. from 1 day to 30 days, and for 40, 50, 60, 70, 80, 90 days, and 1 year. By E. Hatton, Gent. Together with tables of interest at the same rates, for 3, 6, and 9 months. To all which is prefixed, The new table of coin, as the same was made current by the Lords Justices proclamation from the 8th day of July, 1751. Together with a table of the number of yards in the several scores of linen, from 1 to 150. The tables of exchange, commission, and coin calculated originally: All the other tables cast up in manuscript, and the whole work corrected at the press, by John Watson, bookseller. The third edition: with an appendix at four per cent. from 1 month to 1 year. Hatton , Edward (Author)
Reilly , Alice (Printer)
Owen , Mary (Publisher)
1752
Bookseller The Irish comes commercii, or Trader's-Companion. Containing I. Exact and useful tables, shewing the value of any quantity of goods or wares ready cast up, more adapted to merchants use, than any other extant. Calculated by Edward Hatton, Gent. II. Tables of exchange. In two parts. 1. English money exchanged into Irish. 2. Irish money exchanged into English. Each by addition only, for any sum from 300 pounds to 1 penny, and at the several rates, whether quarters or eighths, from five per cent. to eleven per cent. With an appendix of exchange at par. III. Tables of commission at the several rates mostly used in Ireland. IV. An index to interest. Containing tables of simple interest, at 4, 5, and 6 per cent. from 1 day to 30 days; for 40, 50, 60, 70, 80, 90 days; for 3, 6 and 9 months; and for 1 year. To all which is prefixed, The new table of coin, as the same was made current by the lords justices proclamation from the 8th day of July, 1751. Together with a table of the number of yards in the several scores of linen, from 1 to 150. The table of exchange, commission, and coin calculated originally: all the other tables cast up in manuscript, and the whole corrected at the press, by John Watson, bookseller. Hatton , Edward (Author)
Reilly , Alice (Printer)
1758
Bookseller The Irish comes commercii, or Trader's-Companion. Containing exact and useful tables, shewing the value of any quantity of goods or wares ready cast up, more adapated to merchants use, than any other extant. Calculated mostly by Edward Hatton, Gent. To which are prefixed, The new table of coin, as the same was made current by the Lords Justices proclamation, since the 8th day of July, 1751: and a table of the number of yards in the several scores of linen, from 1 to 150. These last calculated originally, and the whole book cast up in manuscript, and corrected at the press, by John Watson, Bookseller. Hatton , Edward (Author)
Reilly , Alice (Printer)
1765

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