Scientific American, New York, December 30, 1899., Volume LXXXL,, No. 27.
Scientific American, New York, December 30, 1899., Volume LXXXL,, No. 27.

Scientific American, New York, December 30, 1899., Volume LXXXL,, No. 27.

New York: Munn & Co., No. 361 Broadway, 1899. Ephemera no binding. Folio (16 ¼” x 11 ¼”); pp418-432; illustrated wrapper; 1” closed tear to rear wrapper fore-edge, light hand-soiling and shelf-wear to wrapper; very good. Very good. Item #1126

Advertised as a Weekly Journal of Practical Information, Art, Science, Mechanics, Chemistry and Manufactures. Contents include: The Reconstructed Cruiser “Atlanta”; Our Exports and the Trademark; Masonry and Timber Dry Docks; Remarkable French Railway Express Service; the Possibilities of Deep Mining in the Transvaal; Recovery of Submerged Land in Holland; American Apples at Home and Abroad; The True Inventor of the Telegraph; Volta’s Visit to Paris; Quick Silver Fountain at Earl’s Court, London; Our Growing Trade in China; Grotesque Forms of Cycles; An Ancient Barrel Organ Unearthed; A Novel Apparatus for Teaching Geology; Tischendorf and the Sinaitic Manuscript; The History of Appendicitis; Mimicry of the Kelp Fish; Science and Engineering notes and Index of Inventions.

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