Oliver Evans: A Chronicle of Early American Engineering.

BATHE, Greville & Dorothy.

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Price: $375.00


Place Published: Philadelphia
Publisher: Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Date Published: 1935

Description: Frontispiece portrait with tissue guard. Illustrated with many b/w plates. 362pp., short thick 4to, two-toned beige cloth (small private library stamps on front/rear endpapers and at base of spine; few pages dinged at bottom edge; rear inner hinge repaired, else very good). Philadelphia: Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 1935. Very good.

Comments: A comprehensive study of the life and career of Oliver Evans, the inventor of high-pressure steam engines. Scarce. Limited edition of 500 copies, this copy un-numbered.

Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 156412


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