Account book



a book in which personal or commercial accounts are recorded; ledger.
Contemporary Examples

And the joint database—or the account book of bitcoin—is made in a way that everybody can look into it and at any time.
Vilified Bitcoin Tycoon After Losing $500 Million: My Life Is at Risk Nathalie-Kyoko Stucky September 16, 2014

Historical Examples

One stood behind the counter leaning over an account book of considerable proportions and was absorbed in its perusal.
The Triumph of John Kars Ridgwell Cullum

No sign of the agreement for them remains in Alexander Borgias account book.
Pintoricchio Evelyn March Phillipps

He makes no summary in 1794, but his account book shows that he no more than held his own.
The Life of John Marshall (Volume 2 of 4) Albert J. Beveridge

I wish that account book hadn’t been lying in so prominent a place.
In Pastures Green Peter McArthur

I wish I had kept an account, but when young I did not know the value of a journal and account book.
Daisy Miranda Eliot Swan

There is no other reference to tobacco for her in the journal and account book.
The Social History of Smoking G. L. Apperson

But, wondering whether he had made a mistake, he opened his wife’s account book and began to add up the columns.
Married August Strindberg

The following extracts from his account book exhibit his love for detail.
History of the Negro Race in America From 1619 to 1880. Vol 1 George W. Williams

Here, in this account book, is a price list of all such articles as I buy.
A Daughter of the Forest Evelyn Raymond

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