The Practical Surveyor, or, the Art of Land-Measuring, Made Easy, by Samuel Wyld. Reprint of the first edition, 1725, with notes by David Manthey, Flower-de-Luce Books, 2001. ISBN 1-931468-06-0.

A Treatise of Mathematical Instruments, as are usually put into a Portable Case, by John Robertson. Reprint of the third edition, 1775, with notes by David Manthey, Flower-de-Luce Books, 2002. ISBN 1-931468-11-7.

Drawing the Line. How Mason and Dixon Surveyed the Most Famous Border in America, by Edwin Danson. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 2001. ISBN 0-471-38502-6.

Rewriting the History of School Mathematics in North America, 1607-1861, by Nerida Ellerton and M. A. (Ken) Clements, Springer, 2011. ISBN 978-94-007-2638-0.