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An Illustrated Handbook of Fire Apparatus, with emphasis on 19th century American pieces by  George Anne and John J. Robrecht Daly - Hardcover - 1972 - from Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB (SKU: 151987)

An Illustrated Handbook of Fire Apparatus, with emphasis on 19th century American pieces

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An Illustrated Handbook of Fire Apparatus, with emphasis on 19th century American pieces

by Daly, George Anne and John J. Robrecht

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: INA Corporation Archives Department, 1972. Hardcover. G+ (DJ has a major tear on front and some minor tears around edges; otherwise clean.). Burgundy leather-like boards with gilt letters on spine & front cover and gilt decoration on front cover; sepia pictorial dust jacket, illus. flyleaves, 127 pp., 68 drawings and illus. "Recounts the developments in fire fighting technology from the awkward, inefficient hand operated squirts, pumps and engines to the dependable, safe and efficient steamers." (dj) The illustrations were based on holdings (models and such, etc.) of the INA Historical Collection. Uncommon.

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Bookseller
Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
151987
Title
An Illustrated Handbook of Fire Apparatus, with emphasis on 19th century American pieces
Author
Daly, George Anne and John J. Robrecht
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - G+ (DJ has a major tear on front and some minor tears around edges; otherwise clean.)
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
INA Corporation Archives Department
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Date published
1972
Keywords
Technology and Manufacturing ; Fire-fighting Apparatus ; ;
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Technology and Manufacturing;

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