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Historical accounting literature

We've been collecting early works on accountancy for over 100 years and have one of the finest collections in the world.

The Collection

image of the Melekh manuscript
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A preliminary page from one of ICAEW's two copies of Summa de Arithmetica
Highlights of the collection

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Turning the pages

Take a look at digitised copies of four of the rarest books

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