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About this Item: Home Library Publishing Co., Philadelphia, 1893. hardcover. Condition: good. first edition. includes photographs, woodcuts and maps; burgundy boards with design on spine; white scuff marks on front board; bumped corners; faded marbled edges; leaf-pattern endpapers; decorative presentation page (no names/dates); first few pages are creased from folds and have minor tears, otherwise interior is clean, bright and structurally sound; good; images available upon request PLEASE NOTE: If there is a photo accompanying this description, it is not of our copy, but one added by ABE. If desired, contact us for a description of our cover. SELLING USED AND RARE BOOKS ON ABE SINCE 1997 AND OUT OF OUR BOOKSTORE IN THE BEAUTIFUL BERKSHIRES SINCE 1987. Seller Inventory # 9d106e89ec88ca0432d97f85f4294e2f

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Timbs, John.]

Published by Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 82 Cliff Street, New York (1849)

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From: Currey, L.W. Inc. ABAA/ILAB (Elizabethtown, NY, U.S.A.)

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About this Item: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 82 Cliff Street, New York, 1849. 12mo, two parts: pp. vii, 120; [126], numerous engravings on wood, original decorated dark blue cloth, stamped on front and rear cover in blind, stamped in spine panel in gold and blind. First U.S. edition. Fifteen essays on individual inventions, from the mariner's compass to the electric telegraph. The author's preface is addressed to young readers. The author is John Timbs, a prolific British writer who frequently wrote on popular scientific topics. Tiny traces of wear at corners, a fine copy. (#145407). Seller Inventory # 145407

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