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Description

Title:
A Pocket Manual for Engineers
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 010849

Author: Hill, John W. [Editor]
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: William A. Harris
Place: Providence, R. I.
Year: 1883
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 16mo
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 16mo. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, bar wear to spine ends and corners. Green gilt stamped cloth over boards, decorated endpapers, all edges red, 224 pages, General Index, several full-page engravings of machines, fold-out of the Harris-Corliss Engine, 1894 Type (Gear Side), fold-out of the Harris-Corliss Engine, 1894 Type (Crank Side, numerous tables and formulas, illustrations in the text, pages 206-224 are illustrated advertisements for various manufacturing companies, including the Weston Patent Power Traveling Crane. Covers scuffed, worn at spine ends, edges and corners, small dent top edge both covers, previous owner names on title page and page facing, some pages have creased corners, rumpled corners, light soil from handling and a very occasional pencil mark. This copy previously owned by Charles T. Male, who founded the architectural & engineering firm of C. T. Male and Associates. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 lb 0 oz. Category: Engineering, Industrial, Trade; Inventory No: 010849.