A Treatise on Weighing Machines: A Guide to the Principles Underlying the Construction of Weighing Instruments. [see description for the rest of the sub-title]
London, Charles Griffin & Company, Ltd. 1922, First Edition. Cloth, 8vo. Hardback, 165mm x 230mm tall (6.25" x 9" approx.). Pp xii, 202 plus 5 folding plate leaves, with a total of 175 illustrations and text figs. plus a 32pp list of Charles Griffin's Engineering Publications. Neat signature of a previous owner to the front pastedown, otherwise very good, in the original double blind-ruled-ruled, red cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title, with blind-stamped logo to front board. Sub-title continues "For Merchants, Manufacturers and all Needing Guidance in the Choice of Such Machines, for Inspectors of Weights and Measures, and for Candidates for the Board of Trade Examination, as well as for Designers and Manufacturers of Weighing Appliances". The uncommon 1st Edn. Good/Later loose protective Jacket.
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