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Walkingham : arithmetic textbook

David Vincent notes how the nineteenth-century handloom weaver Wiliam Farish '"with Walkingham's arithmetic, and a slate and pencil at my side ... used to con over the problems as I worked the treadles"'.

Century: 1800-1849 / 1850-1899     Reader/Listener/Group: William Farish      Print: Book


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