T. Nelson & Sons, 1892. Item #4766
HALE, Edward E. STORIES OF INVENTION TOLD BY INVENTORS AND THEIR FRIENDS. London: T. Nelson & Sons, 1892. 12mo., tan full-calf leather, with gilt stamping on spine and to the front & rear covers (front cover with a Latin inscription and the rear cover with a Greek inscription), marbled endpapers & edges; 301 pages. Later Edition. The history of technology from the Greeks to the present day. Private school presentation bookplate on the front pastedown. Very Good (little wear covers, contents clean & tight). $85.00.