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The Engineer's, Mining Surveyor's and Contractor's Field-Book

by Haskoll, W. Davis

Condition: Fair/No Jacket


London: Lockwood & Co, 1871. Book. Fair. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Green covers are bumped and rubbed. Top and bottom of backstrip are rubbed, cloth top is ripped on top part. Hinges are starting to crack. Previous owner wrote on ffep, on inside of back cover and on top of preface page. Lots of tables inside. Book is cracked on inside to webbing..

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Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
Fair
is a worn book that has complete text pages (including those with maps or plates) but may lack endpapers, half-title, etc....[more]
cracked
In reference to a hinge or a book's binding, means that the glue which holds the opposing leaves has allowed them to separate,...[more]
ffep
A common abbreviation for Front Free EndPaper. Generally, it is the first page of a book and is part of a single sheet that...[more]
12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback....[more]

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