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The Young Mechanic. Conducted By an Association of Practical Mechanics. (Volume I)

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Condition: Good

Jan 01, 1832. Hardcover. Good. [FIRST EDITION] Boston: George W. Light, 1832. Hardcover, issued without dust jacket. Octavo. A total of 12 issues of this periodicals, bound together into contemporary green 1/4 cloth boards with paper title label on the spine. The first set of 12 periodicals, complete (but bound without the ads?) Illustrated with title page vignettes and textual b/w engravings, diagrams etc. The covers are rubbed and scuffed with slight wear to the corners and head and tail of the spine, minor old dampstaining to front board and prelims, title label toned, scattered foxing throughout. No marks, NOT EX-LIBRARY.
  • Bookseller: gStrum US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: OB-A01L-ZK4A
  • Title: The Young Mechanic. Conducted By an Association of Practical Mechanics. (Volume I)
  • Author: n/a
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Date published: Jan 01, 1832
  • Product_type: 1


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