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SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN -- October 29, 1892 -- Original Issue --

Munn & Co.

Published by New York: Munn & Co. 1892, 1892
Condition: Very Good Soft cover
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An original, complete issue of 16 pages dated October 29, 1892 -- On page 283 it is noted that on Ocober 18, 1892 four different patents were issued to "T. A. EDISON", these were (1) patent # 484,582 for "Phonograms,Duplicating", (2) patent # 484,585 for "Phonograph" , (3) patent # 484,583 for "Phonograph Cutting Tool", (4) patent # 484,584 for "Phonograph Reproducer", these are historic events and highly desireable to collectors of Edison's work and scientific events -- Other items of note with engravings are: Front page engraving and article titled "Colossal Statue of William Penn.", page 278 "The World's Columbian Exposition-Erection of the Great Roof Trusses, Liberal Arts Building", plus many others -- As always the pages of advertisements are fascinating -- (a very small address label is affixed to the back cover), the publisher proclaims their publication to be "A Weekly Journal of Practical Information, Art, Science, Mechanics, Chemistry, and Manufactures". -- An excellent opportunity for the collector and researcher. -- Frank Luther Mott, winner of The Pulitzer Prize for his History of American Magazines, states that "The Scientific American had a significance--at least for its first sixty or seventy years--unapproached in kind and effect by any other periodical" -- This paper is technically referred to as a periodical, actually it is a Historical Document, recording events at the time of their occurrence. -- **** NOTE-- This issue has been stored in, and will be shipped in, an ACID FREE ARCHIVAL FOLDER with a Mylar Overlay. An Enhancement in Quality and Security when delivered to you . the paper may be removed for viewing and reading **** ---- Historical Events Are Never More Exciting Than When You Read Them From The Day They First Occurred And Were Reported In Newspapers and Magazines ----. Bookseller Inventory # 000071

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Title: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN -- October 29, 1892 -- ...

Publisher: New York: Munn & Co. 1892

Publication Date: 1892

Binding: Disbound

Book Condition:Very Good

Edition: First Edition - Original Issue

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