A.S. Barnes and Company, 1871. Item #46919
DAVIES, Charles. THE METRIC SYSTEM, CONSIDERED WITH REFERENCE TO ITS INTRODUCTION INTO THE UNITED STATES; EMBRACING THE REPORTS OF THE HON. JOHN QUINCY ADAMS, AND THE LECTURE OF SIR JOHN HERSCHEL. NY: A.S. Barnes and Company, 1871. 12mo., maroon cloth stamped in gilt. First Edition. Signed & dated April 1871 by noted book collector Grenville Kane on a front blank page. Good (corners worn, some wear rear cover). $175.00.