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Stromberg-Carlson, 1948. Foreword by Lloyd l. Spencer. Illustrated. 76pp., thin 8vo, red cloth; spine rubbed, corners mildly bumped, lower foredge stained. N.P.: Stromberg-Carlson, (1948). A very good copy. Presentation copy signed by the author A "Key to Characters" is taped to the inside front cover.
London: Gresham Publishing Co., 1923. 2 volumes. Frontispiece portrait of James Clerk Maxwell, 13 plates and many illustrations with black and white photographs and diagrams. 4to, brown cloth, quite rubbed. London: The Gresham Publishing Co, 1923. First Edition. Overall a poor copy but interior pages clean.
1930. Gorgeous vintage 10 x 8-inch black-and-white photograph signed "Walter S. Gifford, January, 1930." No place. Boldly signed with exceptional contrast. Small crease and chip on the upper left corner; otherwise very good condition. American diplomat and President of the AT&T Corporation from 1925 - 1948.
Milwakee: Parker & Hyde, 1891. 40 pages. Slim 16mo pamphlet in original tan printed wrappers with angled corners and triangular notch at fore-edge. Milwakee: Parker & Hyde, 1891. Fifth edition, first published the previous year. The first 2 pages are torn and now strengthened with archival film, otherwise a very good solid copy of this scarce early technical.
New York: Harper, 1929. Frontispiece, and illustrated with black & white photographs and diagrams. 8vo, blue cloth. New York: Harpers & Brothers Publishers, 1929. First Edition. Very good. Authoritative and readable history of the great legal controversies that raged about the invention of the telephone. Fine bibliography of source material.