Philadelphia, PA;: Gebbie & Co., 1883. First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Item #13531
"The proper modes of manufacture are explained and the methods of regulating and measuring the power of the steam are discussed. The peculiarities of American practice are compared with those of Great Britain." 320 pages with illustrations and diagrams, plus three foldout diagrams. Bound in original black pebbled cloth with lettering in gilt. Covers mildly mottled. A very good copy.