Bethlehem Steel magnate Charles Schwab's copy, with Schwab's name in gilt on the front cover. 1893. First edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in red cloth with gilt title, cover decoration of a blast furnace to front board, and gilt edges. 162pp, frontis,diagrams, engraved illustrations, plus an original photograph of a blast furnace laid in. Very good, with soil and finger smudging to boards. Internally bright and unmarked. Housed in mylar. Scwab began his career as an engineer for Carnegie and eventually became president of Carnegie Steel Co. before establishing Bethlehem Steel, soon to be the second largest manufacturer of steel in the world. Digital images available upon request. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Charles Schwab's Copy of the Catalogue of ...
Publisher: Philadelphia Engineering Works, Ltd
Publication Date: 1893
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First edition.
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