The critic was a kind of literary book-keeper who went upon the double-entry system.
Gladstone never allowed his religion to tint his statesmanship, and we all know businessmen who follow the double-entry scheme.
It was to avoid this obvious weakness of single-entry that the system of double-entry was evolved.
The school grounded him in double-entry bookkeeping, in commercial law, and in shorthand and typewriting.
They hold a tight rein over recreations and keep their mint-and-cumin tithes by double-entry.
There must be, of course, or where would be the use of this double-entry business?
After this book-keeping by double-entry, my gossip took to engraving on copper.
He introduced into Boston the system of double-entry in book-keeping, in advance of any other city merchant.
One may add up the whole sum according to the bookkeeping of Fate, by double-entry, credit and debit, profit and loss.
Prior to that time, however, double-entry book-keeping had been in general use.