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.