Sketches Old and New. Supplemented By an Address Entitled "From Franklin to Edison" A Catalogue, Etc., Etc.

Phillips, Walter P. [John Oakum]

Published by J.H. Bunnell & Company, New York, New York, 1897
Condition: Collectible-Very Good Hardcover
From Barry Cassidy Rare Books (Sacramento, CA, U.S.A.)

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xv, 248, [4] pages; illustrations; ads in the back; turquoise cloth binding with gilt lettering. Walter P. Phillips was born in Grafton, Mass in 1846 and was a telegraph operator who invented the Phillips Code. Later he was the head of the United Press. The most famous remnant of the Phillips Code is terms POTUS/SCOTUS. Very good clean copy. Bookseller Inventory # 12806

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Title: Sketches Old and New. Supplemented By an ...

Publisher: J.H. Bunnell & Company, New York, New York

Publication Date: 1897

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Collectible-Very Good

Edition: First Edition

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