Tables of ancient coins, weights and measures, explain'd and exemplify'd in several dissertations / [Anon].
- Arbuthnot, John, 1667-1735.
About this work
London : Printed for J. Tonson, 1727.
6 leaves, 327 pages : 34 engr. tables on 18 plates (1 folded) ; (4to)
Title in red and black
Dedicatory poem to the king by the author's son, Charles Arbuthnot
A dissertation containing the principles and authorities upon which the tables are founded.--A dissertation of Roman money affairs.--A dissertation concerning the navigation of the ancients.--A dissertation concerning the doses of medicines given by ancient physicians.