Scientific American, New York, January 18, 1896, Vol. LXXIV, NO. 3.
Scientific American, New York, January 18, 1896, Vol. LXXIV, NO. 3.

Scientific American, New York, January 18, 1896, Vol. LXXIV, NO. 3.

New York: Munn & Co., No. 361 Broadway, 1896. Ephemera no binding. Folio (16 ¼” x 11 ¼”); pp34-48; illustrated wrapper; shelf-wear and hand-soiling; very good. Very good. Item #1119

Advertised as a Weekly Journal of Practical Information, Art, Science, Mechanics, Chemistry and Manufactures. Contents include: The Light Draught Composite Gunboats; the Advantages of the Induced over the Forced Draught System; the Acceleration of Railway Speeds; Queer Things that are Sent to the Patent Office; Arms for the National Guard; A Bicycle Chain Riveting Machine; Bell’s Wagon End Gate Fastener; Horseless Carriages and Sanitation; Mercury Oxycyanide as an Antiseptic; A Boiler Fire Box Formed of Water Tubes [Ingleton’s Fire Box]; Engert’s Chimney; An Improved Stone Dresser [Aronstein’s]; Curious Tops [toys]; Some Shortcomings of the New Army Rifle; The New Torpedo Boats; Inventions of Alfred Ely Beach; A Tropical Garden in NJ; Test of a Battleship Turret Plate; and Index of Inventions.

Price: $35.00

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