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Hoppus's Practical Measurer; or Measuring Made Easy to the Meanest Capacity By a New Set of Tables, Which Shew at Sight the Solid Content of Any Piece of Timber, Stone &c. Also,the superficial content of boards, glass, painting, plastering &c. with copious . History & photos of the Hoppus' Measurer Book: This article describes the history & uses of the Hoppus's Measurer: a book of early wood frame construction tables & guides for the mathematically disinclined.. First published in , the Hoppus's Measurer, or Measuring Made Easy to the Meanest Capacity, provided a new set of tables which promised to give the solid content of any piece of timver. Hoppus's Tables for Measuring or Practical Measuring Made Easy to the Meanest Capacity by a New Set of Tables, Etc. London. J. Johnson. The fifteenth edition. Illustrated with a folding frontis piece and further throughout by measurement table. Narrow 4to (3" x 8"). Bound in full period calfskin. Covers well rubbed. Corners bumped. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfectionssuch as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our.
Page iv - By A New Set of Tables, Which Shew, At sight, The Solid Content of any Piece of Timber, Stone, &c. either Square, Round, or Unequal-sided, and the Value at any Price per Foot Cube. Also, the Superficial Content of Boards, Glass, Painting, Plastering, &c. with copious Explanations of the Uses and Applications of the Tables. Mr. Hoppus's Measurer, Greatly Enlarged and Improved - Practical Measuring Made Easy to the Meanest Capacity - Ninth Edition Hoppus, E. Published by J.F. Riverton and J. Hinton Hawks Clark, London (). Buy HOPPUS'S PRACTICAL MEASURER OR MEASURING MADE EASY TO THE MEANEST CAPACITY BY A NEW SET OF TABLES WHICH SHOW AT SIGHT THE SOLID CONTENT OF ANY PIECE OF TIMBER, STONE ETC EITHER SQUARE, ROUND OR UNEQUAL-SIDED, AND THE VALUE OF ANY PRICE PER FOOT CUBE by (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and Format: Hardcover. Hoppus's Practical Measurer made Easy Paperback – 1 Jan. by Hoppus (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Paperback, 1 Jan. "Please retry" — — — Paperback — Special offers and product promotions Author: Hoppus.
Edward Hoppus was an English surveyor who introduced the Hoppus, an eponymous unit of measurement to give the solid content and the value of any piece of timber, stone or other building material, square or book Hoppus's Measurer: a book of early wood frame construction tables & guides for the mathematically disinclined was first published in as Hoppus's Measurer, or Measuring. Book - Hoppuss Practical Measurer. Hoppuss Practical Measurer ().jpg. Hoppuss Practical Measurer () Hoppuss Practical Measurer Publisher: John Smith Object Registration At that time Captain Ferguson was Chief Harbour Master and Mr Beagley was a foreman boat builder. Mr Beagley built the lifeboat with his fellow workmen. Books on science and technology, agriculture, military technology, natural philosophy, even cookbooks, are all contained here. The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this : E. Hoppus. Note too that this edition includes an advertisement for a new edition of the 'Plate Glass Book.' First published in , Mr. Hoppus's Measurer was the standard handbook for the English (and American) lumber trades. Consulted regularly by foresters, builders and carpenters.