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This New York scientist was not the first to satisfy the late 19th century obsession with liquifying air (thus creating perpetual motion), but he invented a liquid air machine that sought to make it practical and sought practical applications, touring the United States to demonstrate it. Large, bold, handsome signature and "New York / Liquid Air" in brown ink, heavy stock 3½" X 2½" card, n.y. . Very good. Mild age toning; mounting trace at each corner. Unusual. Bookseller Inventory # 26950
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Store Description: Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts has been buying and selling quality books, autographs and ephemera since 1991. We specialize in general antiquarian, first editions, signed books and autographs and documents. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA), Universal Autograph Collectors Club (UACC) and The Manuscript Society.