|Author||Abbot, C. G. (Charles Greeley), b. 1872. |
|Title||Great inventions / by Charles Greeley Abbot. |
|Published||[New York : Smithsonian Institution Series, Inc.] 1932. |
|Description||8 p. leaves., 383 p. : col. front., illus. (incl. map) 123 pl. (incl. ports.) on 67 leaves., diagrs. ; 24 cm. |
|Series||Smithsonian scientific series, v. 12 |
|General Note||"Primitive inventions have already been covered in volume 7 of this series. My purpose was rather to select and explain the operation in their simpler forms of a few inventions, conceived mainly in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries." - Pref. |
On cover: Patrons edition.
Errata slip mounted on p. 228.
|LC Card Number||33-2340|
|Call Number/Copies|| |
| ||WRHS Research Library: Q 11 S665 v.12|
mq34277: LC class, closed stacks [status: NON-CIRCULATING]