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SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN -- December 31, 1887 -- Original Complete Issue --

O. D. Munn & A. E. Beach - Editors

Published by New York: Munn & Co. 1887, New York, 1887
Condition: Very Good .. Soft cover
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Disbound. Very Good . First Edition - Original Issue. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. This is an original, complete issue of 20 pages dated December 31, 1887 -- Vol. 57, No. 27 -- Profusely illustrated with wood cut engravings -- Covers and contents are tight, very nice condition -- On the front page are two of the key items in this issue: "The New Talking Machine, Edison's Wonderful Phonograph" and "Phonograph with Multiple Earpiece" -- Other items in this issue include "The Self-Registering Barometer", "Fine Types of Prize Cattle", "Film Photography" (Eastman Camera), "A Combined Hay Rake and Tedder" -- Contains Index for Volume 57 -- List of recent INVENTIONS and PATENTS -- Very interesting advertising -- Magazine is subtitled "A Weekly Journal of Practical Information, Art, Science, Mechanics, Chemistry, and Manufactures" -- It was said that as a boy Thomas Edison walked three miles to get his copy of Scientific American each week -- Frank Luther Mott, winner of the Pulitzer Prize for his History of American Magazines, said "The Scientific American had a significance--at least for its first sixty or seventy years--unapproached in kind and effect by any other periodical" -- An excellent opportunity for the Historian, Researcher, or Collector -- **** NOTE: This issue has been stored in, and will be shipped in, an ACID FREE ARCHIVAL FOLDER with a Mylar Overlay. The Paper may be removed for viewing and reading. All this attention to maintain quality enhances the condition of the product delivered to you. ****. Bookseller Inventory # 015322

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Title: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN -- December 31, 1887 -- ...

Publisher: New York: Munn & Co. 1887, New York

Publication Date: 1887

Binding: Disbound

Book Condition:Very Good ..

Edition: First Edition - Original Issue

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