AuthorAbbot, C. G. (Charles Greeley), b. 1872.
TitleGreat inventions / by Charles Greeley Abbot.
Published[New York : Smithsonian Institution Series, Inc.] 1932.
Description8 p. leaves., 383 p. : col. front., illus. (incl. map) 123 pl. (incl. ports.) on 67 leaves., diagrs. ; 24 cm.
SeriesSmithsonian 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 Number33-2340
Call Number/Copies 
 WRHS Research Library: Q 11 S665 v.12
mq34277: LC class, closed stacks [status: NON-CIRCULATING]
[Record 27131]