CASSELL. CASSELL'S TECHNICAL EDUCATOR, Four volumes. London, Paris, and New York: Casell, Petter, and Galpin, (1870-1873). 4to. Publisher's cloth. Four chromolithographic frontispieces, iv, 412; iv, 412; i 412; iv, 428 pages. First edition. This "Encyclopedia of technical education" has hundreds of technical articles that deal with color pigments, civil engineering. coach building, color theor (by A.H. Church), the lathe, mining and quarrying, museums, optical instrumen perspective, photography, sanitary engineering, shipbuilding, chemistry, the electrical telegraph, steam engines, and technical drawing. Dresser's series of articles, complete and first published here, were later published as Studies in Design (1873). Dresser's designs include the first appearance of his famous aesthetic teapot. Very bright in publisher's gilt stamped cloth, rare thus. Bookseller Inventory # 38071
Title: CASSELL'S TECHNICAL EDUCATOR,. Four volumes.
Publication Date: 1873
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description Casell, Petter, and Galpin,, London Paris New York, 1870. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. No Jacket. 1st Edition. A four volume set bound in brown cloth with gilt decoration and titles to covers. Date of publication is not stated but advertisements indicate the early 1870's. Covers have moderate wear, end papers are foxed and there is some other scattered foxing. content generally clean and bright. When age is considered this is a good four volume set. Bookseller Inventory # 009221