Cassell's Cyclopaedia of Mechanics: Containing Receipts, Processes, & Memoranda for Workshop use based on Personal Experience and Expert Knowledge with 2,500 Illustrations & Indexes of 18,000 items. (4 Volumes)
Published by Cassell and Company in London nd. c.1890
SPECIAL EDITION (for Subscribers only). 4 Volumes. Small 4to. hardbacks bound in brown pebbled buckram with gilt and black decorations. xxxii, 354pp. over Vols. I and II, and xli, 350 over Vols. III and IV. Each volume profusely illustrated in b/w, plus 4 coloured, tissue-guarded plates. A clean set with no previous owners' markings or inscriptions. Occasional light foxing, heavier to reverse side of colour plates, tissue-guards and endpapers. Light rubbing to spine and board edges with light wear to tops and bases of spines. Overall a VERY GOOD SET.