The History of Wireless Telegraphy 1838-1899 by J.J. Fahie 1900 Thomas Edison's Assistant's Copy


Title: The History of Wireless Telegraphy 1838-1899. Including some Bare-Wire Proposals for Subaqueous Telegraphs

Author: J. J. [John Joseph] Fahie

Description: Cloyd Chapman's copy, with his custom bookplate. Second impression. Black cloth. Bit of fraying at head of spine; copy is a somewhat worn appearance; prominent vertical scuff pattern on front cover; spine cocked. Interior is generally clean. More than sixty in-text illustrations. Index. xvii, 325 p.

A scarce copy with an interesting association. Cloyd M. Chapman (1874-1944) was an assistant in Thomas Edison's private laboratory from 1899 to 1905.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Good

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, and Co.
Place: New York
Year: 1900

Keywords: Cloyd Chapman, Thomas Edison, telegraph,

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