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    Sale 2013

    Important Scientific Books: The Richard Green Library

    17 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 126

    FRENCH, James Weir. Modern Power Generators: Steam Electric and Internal-Combustion and their Application to Present-Day Rquirements. London: The Gresham Publishing Company, [1908].

    Price Realised  

    FRENCH, James Weir. Modern Power Generators: Steam Electric and Internal-Combustion and their Application to Present-Day Rquirements. London: The Gresham Publishing Company, [1908].

    2 volumes, 2o. 11 movable color plates, illustrated throughout. Original green cloth, gilt (extremities just touched). Provenance: Leo L. French (signature across title-pages). FIRST EDITION. -- Another copy. Title-pages dated 1908.

    [With:]

    FRENCH, James Weir. Machine Tools Commonly Employed in Modern Engineering Workshops. London: Gresham Publishing Company, 1911. 2 volumes, 2o. 4 movable color plates, illustrated throughout. Original green cloth, gilt (front cover of volume one rubbed). FIRST EDITION. (6)


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