Scientific American, New York, August 3, 1895., Volume LXXIII,, No. 5.
Scientific American, New York, August 3, 1895., Volume LXXIII,, No. 5.

Scientific American, New York, August 3, 1895., Volume LXXIII,, No. 5.

New York: Munn & Co., No. 361 Broadway, 1895. Ephemera no binding. Folio (16 ¼” x 11 ¼”); pp66-80; illustrated wrapper; 2” split at tail of wrapper fold, insect damage to lower corner wrapper and 1st page, small closed tears and chipping to wrapper edges, hand-soiling and shelf-wear to wrapper; very good minus. Very good. Item #1129

Advertised as a Weekly Journal of Practical Information, Art, Science, Mechanics, Chemistry and Manufactures. Contents include: The Manufacture of Artificial Limbs; New Prizes for Motor Carriage Competitions; the Physics of the Bicycle; Atlanta Exposition Notes; Leather Cannon; the Heavens in August; Cycle Notes; A Case to Hold a Bicycle; Mishap to the Columbia; the Robinson Grinding Mill; Typography a Roman Art; a Bracket Support for Shades, Curtains, etc [Petitt’s]; Byrne’s Thill Coupling; Improved Repeating Pistol [Borchardt]; Armor Tests; the Sheathing of Iron Ships; an Efficient Village Improvement Society [Southampton Long Island]; Krushite; the Avondale Marble Company’s New Crane [Pennsylvania]; Hydraulic Casson Sinking for Foundation Piers; Waterproof Varnish; Coal Deposits of Kachemak Bay, Alaska; the Rawhide Cannon; the Encyclopedic Dictionary; Giant Kites for Science Purposes; Why Our Boys Should be Taught Spanish; a New Process in Steel Making; London’s Pneumatic System; a Flying Dormouse; and an Index of Inventions.

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