328pp, illustrated with several plates, including a folding plate, exlib copy bound in olive library cloth with gilt lettering at spine including catalog number at bottom, water-staining noted at boards and most pages as noted in pictures, mildew (?) staining also noted at first few pages including title-page, moderate to heavy general wear at covers, top and fore edges rough to the touch, perhaps from insect nibbling, not affecting inside pages, pocket removed from rear pastedown; bookplate at front pastedown, tight, solid binding, generally clean interior. A good working copy. Unrecorded by Howes and Sabin. Very scarce. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Report Of Experiments On Gunpowder Made At ...
Publisher: J. and G. S. Gideon
Publication Date: 1845
Book Condition: Good
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description J. and G.N. Gideon, Washiington, DC, 1845. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Light water spotting to rear cover. There is a piece of the binding cloth missing at the head of the spine ( 1/2" x 3/4" ) Previous owner's name (Capt. 4th Arty). Otherwise an attractive tightly bound, clean and unmarked hardcover. Folding plate plus 6 plates at rear. Bookseller Inventory # 007875
Book Description Printed by J. and G.N. Gideon, Washington, 1845. viii, 328 pp. With four plates (two double-page); tables. 8vo, publisher's green ribbed cloth stamped in gold and blind. First edition. Not in Sabin or Howes. Endpapers and edges lightly foxed; minor foxing elsewhere. Otherwise a very good, bright copy. Bookseller Inventory # 15051