Author:  Stevin, Simon, 15481620. 
Title:  Disme: the art of tenths, or decimall arithmetike teaching how to perform all computations whatsoeuer, by whole numbers without fractions, by the foure principles of common arithmeticke: namely addition, subtraction, multiplication, and diuision. Inuented by the excellent mathematician, Simon Steuin. Published in English with wholesome additions by Robert Norton, Gent. 
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Disme: the art of tenths, or decimall arithmetike teaching how to perform all computations whatsoeuer, by whole numbers without fractions, by the foure principles of common arithmeticke: namely addition, subtraction, multiplication, and diuision. Inuented by the excellent mathematician, Simon Steuin. Published in English with wholesome additions by Robert Norton, Gent. Stevin, Simon, 15481620., Norton, Robert, d. 1635, Imprinted at London: By S. S[tafford] for Hugh Astley, and are to be sold at his shop at Saint Magnus corner, 1608. 
Alternate titles:  Thiende. English Thiende. Decimall arithmetike. 
Notes: 
A translation, by Robert Norton, of: Stevin, Simon. Thiende.
Printer's name from STC.
Signatures: AD4 E3.
Reproduction of the original in the Bodleian Library.

Subject terms:  Arithmetic  Early works to 1900. 
URL:  http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A12970.0001.001 
Contents 

❧ Robert Norton to the courteous Readers.
DEFINITIONS appertaining to Arithmeticall whole Numbers.
The first Definition.
The second Definition.
The third Definition.
The fourth Definition.
The Explication.
The fift Definition.
Explication.
The sixt Definition.
The seuenth Definition.
❧ The operation of Arith∣meticall whole Numbers.
Of the Addition of whole Numbers. The first Probleme.
Substraction of whole Numbers. The second Probleme.
Multiplication of whole Numbers. The third Probleme.
❧ Diuision of Arithmeticall whole Numbers. The fourth Probleme.
❧ The Rule of Three, or Gol∣den Rule of Arithmeticall whole Numbers. The fift Probleme.
The Preface of Simon Steuin.
The Argument.
The first Part. Of the Definitions of the Dismes.
The first Definition.
Explication.
The second Definition.
Explication.
The third Definition.
Explication.
The fourth Definition.
The second part of the Disme. Of the Operation or Practize.
The first proposition of Addition.
Construction.
The second Proposition. Of Substraction.
The third Proposition: of Multiplication.
Conclusion.
Note.
The fourth Proposition: of Diuision.
The Appendix.
The Preface.
The first Article, of the Computations of Landmeating.
The II. Article: of the Computations of the measures of Tapistry, or Cloth.
The III. Article: of the Computations, ser∣uing to Gaudging, and the measures of all Liquor vessels.
The IIII. Article: of Computations of Stereometrie in generall.
The fift Article; of Astronomicall Computations.
The vse of this Table.
The sixt Article; of the Computations of Moneymasters, Marchants, and of all estates in generall.
