Knight's New Mechanical Dictionary [A to Z] 1884 Motors - Tools - Agriculture - Machines


Title: Knight's New Mechanical Dictionary [A to Z]. A Description of Tools, Instruments, Machines, Processes, and Engineering. with Indexical References to Technical Journals (1876-1880)

Author: Edward H. Knight

Description: Single volume edition of 1884. Original brown boards with gilt lettering. Some fraying at head and foot of spine; wear to board edges. Previous owner's names on ffep and flyleaf. A few pages have some edge tears; interior generally clean. Illustrated with more than 3000 engravings and 56 full-page illustrated plates. viii, 960 pp. 10.5 x 8 inches.

Edward Knight's well-known mechanical dictionary, which describes and illustrates the state of technological development as it was in the early 1880's.

Edward Henry Knight (1824-1883) was a mechanical expert and worked for the United States Patent Office.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Good
Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin and Company
Place: Boston
Year: 1884

Keywords: machinery, agriculture, motors, tools, American Mechanical Dictionary,

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