Reminiscences Of An Octogenarian Of The City Of New York
(1816 To 1860)

By Chas. H. Haswell
MEMBER AM., BOSTON, AND PHILADELPHIA SOCIETIES OF C. E., AND INST'N OF N. E. OF U. S., AND INST'NS OF C. E. AND N. A. OF GREAT BRITAIN, ETC.

Originally published 1896

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  • Preface

  • Hear Land o' Lakes, and brither Scots,
    Fine Maidenkirk to Johnny Groats -
    If there's a hole in a' your coats,
    I rede you tent it;
    A chiel's among ye takin' notes,
    And, faith, he'll prent it.

    -BURNS.

    BY CHAS. H. HASWELL.
    MECHANICS' AND ENGINEERS' POCKET-BOOK
    of Tables, Rules, and Formulas, pertaining to Mechanics,
    Mathematics, and Physics : including Areas, Squares,
    Cubes and Roots, &c.; Logarithms, Hydraulics, Hydrodynamics,
    Steam and the Steam-Engine, Naval Architecture,
    Masonry, Steam - Vessels, Mills, &c.; Limes,
    Mortars, Cements, &c.; Orthography of Technical Words
    and Terms, &c., &c. Sixty-first Edition. 12mo,
    PocketBook Form, $4 00.
    PUBLISHED By HARPER & BROTHERS, NEW YORK.

    Inscribed to
    AUGUSTUS VANHORNE STUYVESANT

    A TRIBUTE TO THE DESCENDANT AND WORTHY REPRESENTATIVE
    OF A PEOPLE WHOSE INTEGRITY AND INTELLIGENCE
    GAVE RISE TO THE SOCIAL AND COMMERCIAL
    EMINENCE OF NEW YORK CITY

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