The Elements of Book-Keeping; Comprising a System of Merchants' Accounts, Founded on Real Business, and Adapted to Modern Practice. with an Appendix on Exchanges, Banking, and Other Commercial Subjects

The Elements of Book-Keeping; Comprising a System of Merchants' Accounts, Founded on Real Business, and Adapted to Modern Practice. with an Appendix on Exchanges, Banking, and Other Commercial Subjects

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1805 edition. Excerpt: ...of 25 Bales of Cotton, i Qr.., and 50 Bags of Pimento, as ' ""' S.B.f.4 Edward White Dr. to Insurance. For Cost of insuring Goods, per the Faithful, Sul livan, from Jamaica to London, at 6 Guineas per Cent, to return 1 for Convoy and Arrives, viz. Capital insured 35001. at 61. 6s. per Cent Insurance Dr. to Sundries. For Premium on the above, at 6 per Cent. To Nicholson and Hope, 1000 60 O 0 To Smithson and Co 1000 60 0 0 To Peter Bonham 1000 60 0 0 To George Holland 500 30 0 0 To Commission at bCent. on Prem.10 10 0 Adventure From Grenada (in Company icith Peter Bonham and George Holland, each Share J, Dr. to Sundries. To John Biddle, for Amount"), ., -, of Invoice )1260 U To Insurance 34 26 19 Insukance Dr. to the London Assurance Company. For Premium on 13001. at 2 Guineas Cent. Hemp Dr. to Sundries. For Cost of 42 Tons received per the Hannah, Cole, from Peterburgh, viz. To Panton& Abram, for Amount. 0 of 1 nvoice J To Charges on Merchandize, paid 1 i- 11 34 at landing. Ashford and Son Dr. to Merchandize. 3 For Amount of Goods sold them, as B. P. 10 LONDON, February 1804. (13) 19 10 16 25 19 p 10 To Adventure from Grenada 1294 To Charges on Merchandize, paid RO for Freight, &c j To Commission on 24311. K)s.i the Amount of Sugar, at 2 60 IS 9 tyCent J To Profit and Loss for my f-Share S4 4 11 To Peter Bonham, for his-J-Share 84 4 11 To George Holland, for his $ Share 84 4 11 This Account (which is heresupposed to be taken from a Sales Book) affords a fiifficient example of a Partnership concern.--The perspicuity and precision of this method will appear striking, when contrasted with the tedious and complicated forms given in the old systems of Bookkeeping; the universal practice at present is, to...show more

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  • Paperback | 40 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 91g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236502094
  • 9781236502094