The Engineers' and Manufacturers' Publishing Co: NY, 1872. Item #97-9047
Illustr (incl ads), 13.5 x 10, pict stapled wraps, 1-2, 241-264, 1-8. Covers worn, spotted, soiled, tears, spine almost split in two, chipping, lower corners chewed and missing pieces affecting the front cover and most of the issue, contents have creasing, small tears, light soiling and pencil marks, loose signatures. Some of the articles: "Economy and Safety in Steam Boilers;" "Friction Electricity;" "Photographing with the Spectroscope;" "The Application of Hydrogen for Lighting and Heating Purposes." Lots of nice ads: The Miller Safety Boiler, The Yale Iron Works, Colt's Armory Testing Machine, Portland Cement. As is.