The International Correspondence Schools The Building Trades Pocketbook
Scranton, PA Colliery Engineer Co 1899 1st Edition Hardcover Fair Book
Scranton, PA: The Colliery Engineer Co, 1899. Stated First Edition, 70th Thousand, 7th Impression. Black cloth thin hardcover with gilt design on cover and title on spine. Measures 3-3/4" x 5-1/2" tall. 380 pp. with 32 pages of advertisements in the back for the International Correspondence Schools. Full title: The Building Trades Pocketbook: A Handy Manual of Reference on Building Construction Including Structural Design, Masonry, Bricklaying, Carpentry, Joinery, Roofing, Plastering, Painting, Plumbing, Lighting, Heating, and Ventilation. A very nice pocket reference with hundreds of tables, graphs, equations, illustrations, measurements, etc. Overall, fair condition, with flaws noted: Cover shows small signs of worm damage -1" x 1/2" area. Front and back inner gutters cracked; endpaper and title page detached and laid in. Corners and edges rubbed; head and tail of spine rubbed. Interior contents clean and tight. Not ex-library.