Universal Assistant and Complete Mechanic, The, Containing over One Million Industrial Facts : Calculations, Receipts, Processes, Trade Secrets, Rules, Business Forms, Legal Items, Etc

By: Moore, Richard

Price: $37.00

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


1040 pages; 12mo (7.5") 16 cm; Thick hardcover, dark gray-green cloth, black decor, silver spine lettering, [xx] + 1016 + 4 pages, 1040 total pages, numerous lists and tables, about 200 recipes for food plus additional recipes for ointments, cattle feed, rat poison, etc; 500 b/w illustrations in text. ; Copyright 1879. This edition 1888. Complete subtitle: "Calculations, Receipts, Processes, Trade Secrets, Rules, Business Forms, Legal Items, Etc, in Every Occupation, from the Household to the Manufactory, Illustrated with 500 Engravings, Standard Export Edition." ; Topics include: Housekeeping and cooking. Grocer's department. Farming and animal husbandry. Lumber and carpentry. Science. Dyeing and bleaching. Medical remedies. Tanning, currying, shoemaking and bookbinding. Painting, gilding, cabinet making and glass staining. Jewelry and watch making. Engineering. Furnaces. Steam. Machining. Much more. ; Very little wear. Owner name (Lizzie Ayers, Macksburg, Ohio) neatly penciled on front endpaper in an old hand, quite faded. No other marks. Pages yellowed from age but not brittle. Binding tight. Quite scarce in any condition.

Title: Universal Assistant and Complete Mechanic, The, Containing over One Million Industrial Facts : Calculations, Receipts, Processes, Trade Secrets, Rules, Business Forms, Legal Items, Etc

Author Name: Moore, Richard

Categories: Reference,

Publisher: J. S. Ogilvie: 1888

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Item: 1.30 lbs

Seller ID: 22080

Keywords: Steam Engineering ; Household Management ; Cooking ; Cookbooks ; Recipes ; Agriculture ; Farm Life ; Farming ; Reference ;,