Leather spine and corners of books are scuffed. Raised ridges on spine. Marble pattern on book edges. Volume 1 back cover of book is wrinkled and slightly bent, probably from water damage. Does not affect the interior of the cover. However, the last pages are rippled. Stain line on all of the inner pages top right corner. All narrative is legible. 24 full page plates. 479 pages. Chapters include gear wheels, fastening devices, lathe construction, shaping, planing and drilling machine. Volume 2, 1888, 484 pages. Interior pages generally clean. Double page frontis of a Compound Marine Engine. More than 3,000 engravings. Bookseller Inventory # 004522
Title: MODERN MACHINE SHOP PRACTICE, 2 Volume Set
Publication Date: 1887
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: Date Same on Title & Copyright Page.
Book Description New York: Charles Scribner Sons, 1887. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Very Good. 2 volume set. 3/4 leather binding, with brown boards. Large folios, 35 cm. Clean, unmarked pages. Good binding and cover. Crease down front board spine hinge. Minor scuffs to leather. Illustrated with more than 3000 engravings. The industrial age in illustration. pt. I. Test questions for engineers. pt. II. Dictionary of workshop terms. See our pictures of these lovely volumes. This is an oversized or heavy book that requires additional postage for international delivery outside of Canada and the US. Bookseller Inventory # 1305170008
Book Description Charles Scribner's Sons 1888, 1889, 1892, New York, 1888. Hardcover (Original Leather). Book Condition: Fair to Poor Condition. Second Edition. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Slight internal foxing to some pages. Bindings are tight. All spines are slightly cracked and crudely repaired with tape. Tops and bottoms of spine, as well as corners f boards, show heavy rubbing. Marbled edges, faded. Previous owner's inscription, lavish, in ink. Very solid copy of a scarce set. Volume 1 and Volume 2 each illustrated with more than 3000 engravings. This set also includes Modern Machine-Shop Supplement Containing all the revisions and editions found in the second edition including nearly 500 new illustrations. Supplement includes a portrait plate of Joshua Rose with a fine, facsimile autograph, reading "Yours Truly, Joshua Rose". Not Ex-Library. All books offered from DSB are stocked at our store in Fayetteville, AR. Save on shipping by ordering multiple titles. 479pp. Hardcover (Original Leather) Fair to Poor ConditionSize: 10 1/4" x 13 1/4". Bookseller Inventory # 030879