The Story of the Telegraph, and a History of the Great Atlantic Cable; A Complete Record of the Inception, Progress, and Final Success of That Undertaking. A General History of Land and Oceanic Telegraphs, Descriptions of Telegraphic Apparatus, and Biographical Sketches of the Principal Persons Connected with the Great Work

Briggs, Charles F.; Maverick, Augustus

Published by Rudd & Carleton, New York, 1858
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Title: The Story of the Telegraph, and a History of...

Publisher: Rudd & Carleton, New York

Publication Date: 1858

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Edition: First Edition.


Library binding of the Association of the Bar. Black cloth, gilt-stamped lettering on spine; 8vo; pp. 255, plus frontispiece portrait, folding map (tears and tape repairs along creases), illustrations in text. Cloth lightly rubbed. A few discreet library stamps on title-p., rear blanks; aside from the problems with the folding map (see above), internally bright, tight, clean, unmarked. Bookseller Inventory # D12973

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