Dark Green board wih gold titles on spine and front show soiling. Spine is a little faded. Rounded corners lightly bumped. Hinges and spine secure. Pages unmarked except for a lightly pencilled price on the ffep. Originally published in 1893. An orange card labelled "Terminal Index for use with McNeill's Code" is tipped in on the title page. A very presentable copy of an early edition of thiis definitive reference. Bedford McNeill (1861 - 1916) became famous as the compiler of "the TelegraphicCode " that bears his name. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Mining and General Telegraphic Code
Publisher: American Code Company
Publication Date: 1895
Book Condition: Good
Edition: Early Reprint.
Book Description Whitehead, Morris, London, 1903, 1903. Flexible boards with gilt embossed front cover, 24x16cm, 807 pages, spotted gilt spine titles,fold out colour map, adverts, 3 pages at rear have interesting hand inked writing referring to mining and explosives (maybe from previous owner), flex boards are worn top right corner is chipped roughly (1cmx1cm), spotted decks, paper gutters split. Technical terms and sentences required by the Mining, Metallurgical and Civil Engineer, Mine Directors , Smelting and other Companies, bankers, stock and share holders etc. For "Safety and Secrecy". Seller Inventory # 49302
Book Description American Code Company, New York, 1895. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Telegraph code book for mining and general use with only faults a little chipping of spine head and less at foot. Text inside looks as though the volume was not used. Looks to be a second edition as it contains a "preface to reprint". Spine title. Seller Inventory # 000927