THE BOY'S BOOK OF TRADES AND THE TOOLS USED IN THEM. Brickmaker, Mason, Bricklayer, Plasterer, Carpenter, Painter, Plumber, Manufacture of Gas, Iron Founder, Blacksmith, Brassfounder, Gilder, Cabinet Maker, Floor-cloth Maker, Paper Stainer, Tinman, Farrier, Needle Maker, Hotpresser, Cutler, Cotton Manufactu
Published by George Routledge in London 1866
FIRST EDITION 8vo. hardback bound in original publisher's green cloth with highly decorative titles to spine and upper board. a.e.g. 316pp., profusely illustrated in b/w. Neat ink Prize inscription to blank facing title page, dated June 1866. Occasional light handling marks. Binding a little soft. Slight dulling of gilt to spine and boards and light edgewear and rubbing. Overall a Good+ Copy.