History, Theory, and Practice of the Electric Telegraph
Prescott, George B. Superintendent of Electric Telegraph Lines

Boston Ticknor & Fields 1866 3rd edition, revised and enlarged Small octavo (standard size). Some wear to edges and corners of boards, bumping at head and heel and lower corners. Spine slightly faded. A few spot on the boards. Gift inscription in pencil on flyleaf. Hinge a little loose for the first signature. A couple pages are roughy opened at edges, but very minor tears. 509 p. w/ frontis of telegraph machne with tissue guard intact, various b&w illus. throughout text, index. A standard work on the subject for about two decades, still attractive despite use. Good Hardcover in original brown cloth (Item ID: 17797)


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