Scientific American, New York, May 21, 1895., Volume LXXII,, No. 4.
Scientific American, New York, May 21, 1895., Volume LXXII,, No. 4.

Scientific American, New York, May 21, 1895., Volume LXXII,, No. 4.

New York: Munn & Co., No. 361 Broadway, 1895. Ephemera no binding. Folio (16 ¼” x 11 ¼”); pp322-336; illustrated wrapper; 3” split at tail of wrapper fold, chipping to bottom edge, hand-soiling and shelf-wear to wrapper; very good. Very good. Item #1131

Advertised as a Weekly Journal of Practical Information, Art, Science, Mechanics, Chemistry and Manufactures. Contents include: The New American Yacht The Defender; Electric Lighting and Heating; Meal of Sunflower Cake; Spectroscopic Observations of Saturn at the Allegheny Observatory; A Wax Found in Cotton and Linen Fiber; Anthion—A New Agent for Quickly Washing the Hypo from Prints; Daniel Webster on the Great West; Electrolytical Process of Bleaching; A Heating Drum in the Smoke Pipe; Felden’s Finger Exercising Device; Making a Newspaper; Honrath’s Elastic Tire; Improved Faucet for Basins and Sinks [Byrne’s]; Schmitt’s Life Line Throwing Apparatus; A New Italian Lake; Fires Caused by Incandescent Lamps; Sleepy Grass [New Mexico]; Suspended Railway Systems; Bilge Keels; Sporting Oxen and Buffaloes; English Locomotive Cabs; the Toothpick Industry; Photography; Columbia College Library; Protecting the Pipes Near Electric Railways from Electrolytic Action [Watkin’s Method]; Wilson’s Stump Puller; and Index of Inventions.

Price: $35.00

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