The Modern Practice of American Machinists & Engineers including the construction, application and use of drills, lathe tools, cutters for boring cylinders and hollow work generally with the most economical speed for the same; the results verified by actual practice at the lathe. The Vice and on the Floor together with workshop management, economy of manufacture, the steam engine, boilers, gears, belting, etc. etc.
Philadelphia: Henry Carey Baird, 1867. Hard Cover. octavo. 7 1/2" x 4 1/2") 276pp & ads. Brown cloth. Gilt lettering to spine. (worn) Illustrated with 86 engravings. Wear at top and bottom of spine. Some ink marks (fountain pen) on a couple of pages in margins. good-. Item #44677