I have here for sale a book entitled GREAT BRITAIN'S VADE MECUM published in 1720 by D Browne, W Mears and F Clay. Compiled by GJ, a Gentleman. The Vade Mecum contains a huge amount of gazetteer data on.
1 Countries of the world. 4 the Cities of London and Westminster. 6 the values of commodities. 8 instructions for gauging and measuring goods. 9 rates of post letters.
10 rates and orders of Coachmen, chairmen, car-men, watermen etc. 11 account of the roads to London from the principal cities and towns. The whole of universal use to persons of all ranks, in town and country, particularly to country gentlemen, travellers, lawyers, merchants, tradesmen, builders, gaugers etc. Fully bound in brown leather with five raised bands on the spine.
9 cm x 18 cm. We wrap and post the parcels on Monday and Tuesday - therefore if you pay before midday on Tuesday we will get it in the postal sacks on Tuesday night, and if it is after that time then it will go into the postal service on the following Monday.